This collection represents a sample of scholarship from various academic departments across Dominican University of California.
Submissions from 2017
An Innovative Behavioral Interview for Pre-admission Selection of Occupational Therapy Students, Kitsum Li, Julia L. Wilbarger, and Shad St. Louis
A Variant PfCRT Isoform Can Contribute to Plasmodium falciparum Resistance to the First-Line Partner Drug Piperaquine, Satish K. Dhingra, Devasha Redhi, Jill M. Combrinck, et al.
Building a Bridge Between Theravada Buddhism and Islam, Philip Novak
Critcally Appraised Paper for: “Is modified constraint-induced movement therapy more effective than bimanual training in improving arm motor function in the subacute phase post stroke? A randomized controlled trial.”, Jason Ichimaru, Jennifer Sik, Kelly Schmidt, et al.
Critically Appraised Paper for “Bobath concept versus constraint-induced movement therapy to improve arm functional recovery in stroke patients: A randomized controlled trial.” Clinical Rehabilitation, Emily Garnica, Savannah Hancock, Tiffany Huang, et al.
Critically Appraised Paper for “Effect of physical exercise-movement strategies programme on mobility, falls, and quality of life in Parkinson's disease”, April Perez, Morganne Peterson, Raechel Jacala, et al.
Critically Appraised Paper for “Efficacy of occupational therapy for patients with Parkinson's disease: A randomized controlled trial”, Amber Zadravecz, Hannah Tashjian, Emily White, et al.
Critically Appraised Paper for “The Effect of Modified Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy on Spasticity and Motor Function of the Affected Arm in Patients with Chronic Stroke.”, Jacqueline Bloom, Emily Lu, Matt Tong, et al.
Critically Appraised Paper for “The effects of a home-based virtual reality rehabilitation program on balance among individuals with Parkinson’s disease”, Amanda Lee, Sophie E. Miller, Holly Snyder, et al.
Developing and Modeling 21st-Century Skills with Preservice Teachers, Jacquelyn Urbani, Shadi Roshandel, Rosemarie Michaels, et al.
Patient Characteristics Associated with False Arrhythmia Alarms in Intensive Care, Patricia Harris, Jessica K. Zègre-Hemsey, Daniel Schindler, et al.
The Malaria Testing and Treatment Market in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2013, Angela Alum, Andrew Andrada, Julie Archer, et al.
Submissions from 2016
AHSS Scholarship and Dominican Scholar, Michael Pujals
Critically Appraised Paper for “Cognitive stimulation of executive functions in mild cognitive impairment: Specific efficacy and impact in memory”, Avery Wilson, Yamin Zaw, Malcolm Isely, et al.
Critically Appraised Paper for “Cognitive training for improving executive function in chemotherapy-treated breast cancer survivors”, Kaitlyn M. Williams, Morgan Mousley, Katherine Blank, et al.
Critically Appraised Paper for Occupational therapy intervention: Effects on self-care, performance, satisfaction, self-esteem/self-efficacy, and role functioning of older hispanic females with arthritis, Jennifer Borcich, Erin Sheehy, and Kitsum Li
Dating as an Occupation: Swipe Right for OT, Karen McCarthy
Dealing with Student Anxiety, Diane Suffridge
Exploring the Occupation of Dating For Young Women Living in Ireland, Karen McCarthy and Jeanne Jackson
For stroke patients, in what ways does robot-assisted therapy improve upper extremity performance in the areas of motor impairment, muscle power, and strength?, Maria Mandrussow, Ani Keshishyan, and Kitsum Li
Geographically-weighted Regression of Knowledge and Behaviour Determinants to Anti-malarial Recommending and Dispensing Practice Among Medicine Retailers in Western Kenya: Capacitating Targeted Interventions, Andria Rusk, Linda Highfield, J. Michael Wilkerson, et al.
Global Medievalism: From Model Books to Manga, Leslie D. Ross
In adult patients with unilateral stroke, is distributed constraint-induced therapy or bilateral arm training more effective in improving upper extremity motor and functional outcomes compared with a routine approach?, Courtney Beyer, Christine Kim, Janice Li, et al.
Open Educational Resources: Solving the Textbook Cost Crisis, Michael Pujals
Opsin Repertoire and Expression Patterns in Horseshoe Crabs: Evidence from the Genome of Limulus polyphemus (Arthropoda: Chelicerata), Barbara-Anne Battelle, Joseph F. Ryan, Karen E. Kempler, et al.
Sign Learning Kink-based (SiLK) Quantum Monte Carlo for Molecular Systems, Xiaoyao Ma, Randall W. Hall, Frank Loffler, et al.
Spatial Distribution and Cluster Analysis of Retail Drug Shop Characteristics and Antimalarial Behaviors as Reported by Private Medicine Retailers in Western Kenya: Informing Future Interventions, Andria Rusk, Linda Highfield, J. Michael Wilkerson, et al.
Synchonizing U.S. States' Strategic Plans to Increase Exports To Emerging Markets, Jayati Ghosh, Denise M. Lucy, and Françoise O. Lepage
Submissions from 2015
A Comparison of Skills Competency Test Scores Among Philippine-educated Nursing Students After an Intensive Medical-surgical Course, Margaret Fink, Debbie Daunt, Patricia Harris, et al.
A Critical Hermeneutic Analysis of Presence in Nursing Practice, Alicia L. Bright
A Transcriptomic Analysis of Cave, Surface, and Hybrid Isopod Crustaceans of the Species Asellus aquaticus, Bethany A. Stahl, Joshua B. Gross, Daniel I. Speiser, et al.
Collection Development Policy for Dominican Scholar, Michael Pujals
Does a multicomponent home intervention reduce functional difficulties in community-dwelling older adults as compared to no intervention?, Laura Henty-Clark, Rosemarie Lion, Nadine Marcelo, et al.
Does Generalization Occur Following Computer-Based Cognitive Retraining?—An Exploratory Study, Kitsum Li, Jonathan Alonso, Nisha Chadha, et al.
Does therapeutic horseback riding decrease balance deficits in community-dwelling older adults?, Salwa Yaser, Lisa Mrsny, Krystin Beeman, et al.
Dominican Builds on Students Making a Difference, Mary B. Marcy
Do restorative home care programs increase independence in ADLs and IADLs in older adults receiving home health services?, Adrienne Angeles, Shanee Ben-Haim, Amy Smith-Schwartz, et al.
Effects of Sertraline Treatment for Young Children with FXS, Andrew Ligsay, Laura Greiss Hess, Sarah Fitzpatrick, et al.
Exercise: An Antecedent Based Intervention to Address Sensory Motor Needs and Learning Readiness, Laura Greiss Hess and Heather Maurin
For healthy older adults, does participation in a water-based balance training exercise program, when compared to a land-based balance training exercise program, improve balance performance?, Sara Pro, Rajvinder Bains, and Kitsum Li