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    • Onset and progression of with-the-rule astigmatism in children with infantile nystagmus syndrome 

      Wang, Jingyun; Wyatt, Lauren M.; Felius, Joost; Stager, David R., Jr.; Stager, David R., Sr.; Birch, Eileen E.; Bedell, Harold E. (Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 2010-01)
      Purpose: The purpose of this study was to examine the onset and progression of with-the-rule (WTR) astigmatism during the first 8 years of life in children with idiopathic infantile nystagmus syndrome (INS) or INS associated ...
    • Open Scholarship Workshop 

      Davis-Van Atta, Taylor (2018-11-16)
      Slides from a workshop delivered Nov 16, 2018, in University of Houston Libraries' Digital Research Commons (DRC). This workshop addresses some of the core values and practices of open scholarship, primarily from a humanist ...
    • Optimizing wavefront-guided corrections for highly aberrated eyes in the presence of registration uncertainty 

      Shi, Yue; Queener, Hope M.; Marsack, Jason D.; Ravikumar, Ayeswarya; Bedell, Harold E.; Applegate, Raymond A. (Journal of Vision, 2013-06)
      Dynamic registration uncertainty of a wavefront-guided correction with respect to underlying wavefront error (WFE) inevitably decreases retinal image quality. A partial correction may improve average retinal image quality ...
    • Outside The Box: Building a Digital Asset Management Ecosystem for Preservation and Access 

      Weidner, Andrew; Watkins, Sean; Scott, Bethany; Krewer, Drew; Washington, Anne; Richardson, Matthew (2017-04-20)
      The University of Houston (UH) Libraries made an institutional commitment in late 2015 to migrate the data for its digitized cultural heritage collections to open source systems for preservation and access: Hydra-in-a-Box, ...
    • Outside The Box: Building a Digital Curation Ecosystem for Preservation and Access 

      Weidner, Andrew; Watkins, Sean; Scott, Bethany; Krewer, Drew; Washington, Anne; Richardson, Matthew; Wu, Annie; Thompson, Santi (2017-05)
      This presentation covers the tools and workflows that the University of Houston (UH) Libraries have developed to facilitate digital curation activities for our new repository architecture based on Hydra-in-a-Box, Archivematica, ...
    • Outside The Box: Building a Digital Curation Ecosystem for Preservation and Access 

      Weidner, Andrew; Watkins, Sean; Scott, Bethany; Krewer, Drew; Washington, Anne; Richardson, Matthew (2017-06)
      The University of Houston (UH) Libraries made an institutional commitment in late 2015 to migrate the data for its digitized cultural heritage collections to open source systems for preservation and access: Hydra-in-a-Box, ...
    • Overcoming the Challenges to Creating a Single Online User Experience 

      Vacek, Rachel (2012-02-08)
      The modern library web environment consists of multiple content sources and applications that perform essential functions that often overlap and could potentially create a fractured user experience. For example, content ...
    • Perceptions of Partners’ Problematic Alcohol Use Affect Relationship Outcomes Beyond Partner Self-Reported Drinking: Alcohol Use in Committed Romantic Relationships 

      Rodriguez, Lindsey M.; Øverup, Camilla S.; Neighbors, Clayton (Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 2013-09)
      Alcohol use is prevalent among college students, including those who are in committed romantic relationships. Individuals’ perceptions of their partner’s alcohol use may have significant effects on how they view both their ...
    • Peripheral Defocus and Myopia Progression in Myopic Children Randomly Assigned to Wear Single Vision and Progressive Addition Lenses 

      Berntsen, David A.; Barr, Christopher D.; Mutti, Donald O.; Zadnik, Karla (Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 2013-08)
      Purpose: To determine the effect of progressive addition lenses (PALs) and single vision lenses (SVLs) on peripheral defocus in myopic children, and to compare the effect of myopic versus hyperopic peripheral defocus on ...
    • Perspectives on Psychotropic Medication Treatment Among Young Adults Formerly Served in Public Systems of Care: A Thematic and Narrative Analysis 

      Narendorf, Sarah Carter; Munson, Michelle R.; Floersch, Jerry (Journal of the Society for Social Work Research, 01/26/15)
      This study examines the perspectives of psychotropic medications held by young adults with mood disorder diagnoses. This article presents an analysis of qualitative interviews with 52 young adults who had been involved ...
    • Pioneering the Psychiatric Nurse Role in Foster Care 

      Bertram, Julie E.; Narendorf, Sarah Carter; McMillen, J. Curtis (Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 10/11/13)
      Older youth served in the foster care system have elevated rates of mental health disorders and are high users of mental health services, yet concerns have been raised about the quality of this care. This paper describes ...
    • Planting Cedar: Local Authority Control in a Linked Data Ecosystem 

      Weidner, Andrew (2018-11-07)
      This is a presentation that was delivered to the Midwest Collaborative for Library Services Linked Data Users Group on November 7, 2018. The presentation provides an introduction to the University of Houston (UH) Libraries’ ...
    • Post High School Service Use for Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorders 

      Shattuck, Paul T.; Wagner, Mary; Narendorf, Sarah Carter (Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, 02/07/11)
      Objectives: To produce nationally representative population estimates of rates of service use among young adults with an autism spectrum disorder during their first few years after leaving high school and to examine ...
    • Postsecondary Employment Experiences among Young Adults with an Autism Spectrum Disorder 

      Roux, Anne M.; Shattuck, Paul T.; Cooper, Benjamin P.; Anderson, Kristy A.; Wagner, Mary; Narendorf, Sarah Carter (Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 07/31/13)
      Objective: We examined postsecondary employment experiences of young adults with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and compared these outcomes with those of young adults with different disabilities. Method: Data were from ...
    • A Practical Guide to Information Literacy Assessment for Academic Librarians 

      Vacek, Rachel (Reference & User Services Association, 2008)
      The article reviews the book "A Practical Guide to Information Literacy Assessment for Academic Librarians," by Carolyn J. Radcliff, Mary Lee Jensen, Joseph A. Salem Jr., Kenneth J. Burhanna, and Julie A. Gedeon.
    • Practical Project Management with Basecamp 

      Weidner, Andrew (2014-10-24)
      Juggling multiple time-sensitive projects can be challenging. Project managers must be able to see the short term details of work on specific projects and the long term time frames that facilitate effective prioritization. ...
    • Predicting development of mathematical word problem solving across the intermediate grades 

      Tolar, Tammy D.; Fuchs, Lynn S.; Cirino, Paul T.; Fuchs, Douglas; Hamlett, Carol L.; Fletcher, Jack M. (Journal of Educational Psychology, 2012-11)
      This study addressed predictors of the development of word problem solving (WPS) across the intermediate grades. At beginning of 3rd grade, 4 cohorts of students (N = 261) were measured on computation, language, nonverbal ...
    • Prediction and stability of mathematics skill and difficulty 

      Martin, Rebecca B.; Cirino, Paul T.; Barnes, Marcia A.; Ewing-Cobbs, Linda; Fuchs, Lynn S.; Stuebing, Karla K.; Fletcher, Jack M. (Journal of Learning Disabilities, 2012-05)
      The present study evaluated the stability of math learning difficulties over a 2-year period and investigated several factors that might influence this stability (categorical vs. continuous change, liberal vs. conservative ...
    • Pregnancy Risk among Older Youth Transitioning out of Foster Care 

      Matta Oshima, Karen M.; Narendorf, Sarah Carter; McMillen, J. Curtis (Children and Youth Services Review, 2013-10)
      Youth served in the foster care system have higher rates of pregnancy than general population youth; yet we have little information about risk and protective factors to target in order to prevent early pregnancy in this ...
    • Preparing for Technological Changes within Academic Libraries 

      Vacek, Rachel (2012-11-13)
      A presentation given to the Oklahoma State University Library for their Library Futures Series. The presentation is about finding ideas for technology innovation, streamlining web content for reuse, preparing for mobile, ...