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Interpersonal Communication that Shapes the Leadership Identity Development of Christian Women
(Creighton University, 2015-03-23)
This grounded theory study explored the role of interpersonal communication, including content and context, in the leadership identity development of Christian women in paid leadership positions in the southeastern U.S. ...
Investigating Crystallization Tendency, Miscibility and Molecular interactions of drug-polymer systems for the development of amorphous solid dispersions
(Creighton University, 2015-08-14)
This project aims to characterize the crystallization tendencies, miscibility and molecular interaction in drug-polymer systems of poorly soluble drugs and correlate it with the performance of prepared or reported SDs ...
Using Telehealth as a Vehicle to Explore Nurses' Professional Identities: A Qualitative Exploratory Study
(Creighton University, 2015-04-06)
Using new social movement (NSM) theory as an analytic framework, this thesis examined nurses’ perceptions of how telehealth, used as a vehicle of care delivery, influenced nurses’ professional identity and the overall ...
A Literature Review of The Influence of The Stomatognathic System on Body Posture
(Creighton University, 2015-04-27)
ABSTRACT|INTRODUCTION: The stomatognathic system (SS) is a functional unit made up of the jaws, dental arches, masticatory muscles, and associated structures. The components of the SS act in unison to influence or control ...
Nurses' Perceptions of Workplace Incivility on Hospital Teams
(Creighton University, 2015-10-09)
Workplace incivility, or bullying, experienced by nurses has been shown to adversely affect nurses and the care they provide patients. As such, nurses’ roles are being challenged in the healthcare environment. Such negative ...
Hypothalamic orexin neurons and tanycytes: Functional and molecular aspects in a mouse model of temporal lobe epilepsy
(Creighton University, 2015-12)
This dissertation does not include an abstract.
A longitudinal study of co-diffusion between personal computers and global Internet diffusion: An approach to bridging the digital divide
(Creighton University, 2015-07-27)
This study examines the diffusive interaction between Personal Computers and the Internet to investigate if the introduction of other new technologies—such as smartphones and tablets—have changed the co-diffusion effect ...
Vitamin D A Negative Regulator of Triggering Receptor Expressed on Myeloid Cell-1 (TREM-1) in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Cells
(Creighton University, 2015-07-03)
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) accounting for more than 90% of cases of primary liver cancer, is the third most common cause of cancer-related death worldwide. Exposure to toxic substance and exposure to infectious agents ...
Student Memories: Insights for Science Reform
(Creighton University, 2015-05-11)
The purpose of this study was to examine the recollections pre-service teachers majoring in elementary education have of their science experiences during their elementary years and to explore the recollections in the context ...
Identifying Pioneers of Tomorrow: A study of the relationship between middle school students' innovator skills and STEM interests
(Creighton University, 2015-02-06)
This quantitative survey study explored the innovator skills and STEM interests of students at a middle school in the Pacific Northwest. The purpose of the study was to determine whether a relationship existed between ...