Search Results

1 - 10 of 52 items :

  • Life Sciences x
  • Life Sciences, other x
Clear All
The use of the water treadmill for the rehabilitation of musculoskeletal injuries in the sport horse

symmetry with the sound forelimb in both timing and intensity of the electromyographic activation, reflecting an overall improvement in their functionality, which was not observed when animals were exercised on a land treadmill ( 16 ). Up to now, the research carried out on horses with osteoarthritis has seemed to emphasise that exercise on a WT is a useful strategy to improve the functionality of the musculature of the affected limb, resulting in joint stabilisation and increased ROM. These results are very promising in sport horses because they can limit the need for

Open access
Economic and social impact of marine sport and recreational fisheries in Croatia

REFERENCES Anagnopoulos, N. et al. (1998): Sport fisheries in eastern Mediterranean (Greece and Italy). Final Report. Project No. EC/96/018, 234. Anonymous (2013): Croatian Bureau of Statistics / Državni Zavod za Statistiku. Available at: http://www.dzs.hr . Accessed: June 2013. Anonymous (2013): Croatian National Bank / Hrvatska Narodna Banka. Available at: http://www.hnb.hr . Accessed June 2013. Arlinghaus, R., Cooke, S. J. (2005): Global impact of recreational fisheries. Science, 307, 1561–1563. Arlinghaus, R., Cooke, S. J

Open access
Pain perception of overweight forestry workers: A retrospective study on effects of an occupational training program

Abstract

Objective: Forestry work is associated with intensive musculoskeletal stress. Physical exercise reduces musculoskeletal pain, especially for people with overweight. The aim of this study is to investigate the effects of a training intervention on the pain perception of overweight forestry workers. Methods: The intervention group (IG), split in an overweight (BMI (body mass index) ≥ 26 kg/m2) and a normal weight (BMI < 26 kg/m2) sample, did an occupational training intervention. The control group (CG) did no specific training program. The Nordic Questionnaire was used for ascertaining the perception of musculoskeletal pain. Results: The IG with overweight referenced a lower pain perception compared to the CG in all seven body regions. The differences in shoulder (p = 0.01, τ= 0.22) and lower back (p = 0.04, τ = 0.18) were significant. No differences could be found in the two groups with a BMI < 26 kg/m2. Conclusion: The results indicate that a specific training intervention has positive effects on the perception of pain for the workers with overweight.

Open access
The Effect of Roads on the Movement of Large and Mid-sized Mammals

intensive control by hunting in Latvia. In: 1st European Congress of Conservation Biology, Eger, Hungary, 2006. 33. Ozoliņš, J., Pupila, A., Ornicāns, A. et.al. Lynx management in Latvia: population control or sport hunting? In: Economic, social and cultural aspects in biodiversity conservation. Press of the University of Latvia, Riga, 2008, pp. 59-72. 34. Kawata, Y., Ozolins, J. and Andersone-Lilley, Z. An Analysis of the Game Animal Population Data from Latvia. Baltic Forestry, 2008, vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 75-86. 35

Open access
Participation Rates of Freshwater Recreational Fisheries in the Counties of Croatia

-final25ad8955342dfa.pdf (accessed on January 23 rd 2019) Croatian Sport Fishing Association (2013): Croatian Sport Fishing Association (HŠRS) List of annual catches in sport fishing 2013. Croatian Sport Fishing Association (2014): Croatian Sport Fishing Association (HŠRS) List of annual catches in sport fishing 2014. Croatian Sport Fishing Association (2015): Croatian Sport Fishing Association (HŠRS) List of annual catches in sport fishing 2015. Croatian Sport Fishing Association (2016): Croatian Sport Fishing Association (HŠRS) List of annual

Open access
Dynamics of Infection with Strongylidae of the Przewalski Horse (Equus Przewalskii) Population in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone

zur Erhaltung des Przewalskipferdes. — Leipzig (Deutschland): Zoologischer Garten Leipzig, 1990. — S. 164-165. Ivanov A. A. Basic statistics. — Moscow: Fizcultura i sport, 1990. — 86 p. — Russian. Kotelnikov G. A. Helminthological investigations of animals and environment. — Moscow: Kolos, 1984. — 238 p. — Russian. Slivinska K. A. The Przewalski horse (Equus przewalskii Poljakov, 1881) under conditions of the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone (an ecological-parasitological analysis): Abstract of

Open access
Some biological data on cactus roach, Rutilus virgo (Heckel), in rivers of the Transcarpathian region of Ukraine

.V., Smirnov A.I. 1981 - Fauna of Ukraine. Fishes. Cyprinid Fishes. Part 1 - Naukova Dumka Publishing House, Kyiv, 423 p. (in Ukrainian). Movchan Yu.V. 2011 - Fishes of Ukraine - Zoloti Vorota Publishing House, 444 p. (in Ukrainian). Povž M., Šumer S., Leiner S. 1998 - Sport fishing catch as an indicator of population size of the Danube roach Rutilus pigus virgo in Slovenia (Cyprinidae) - Ital. J. Zool. 65 (Supll. 1): 545-548. Talabishka E.M. 2010 - Sexual dimorphism of Gobio carpathicus Vladykov, 1925 from Prut and Tisza

Open access
Effect of weather conditions on light-trap catches of Trichoptera in Hungary (Central Europe)

-167. ODOR P., IGLÓI L. 1987. An introduction to the sport’s biometry. ÁISH Tudományos Tanácsának Kiadása, Budapest. (in Hungarian) RYCHŁA A., BUCZYŃSKA E. 2013. Species richness and diversity of caddisflies (Trichoptera) in a selected area in mid-western Poland (Lubuskia Province). Annales Universitatis Mariae Curie- Skłodowska (sec. C) 68(1): 55-73. SODE A., WIBERG-LARSEN P. 1993. Dispersal of adult Trichoptera at a Danish forest brook. Freshwater Biology 30(3): 439-446. SOUTHWOOD T.R.E. 1978. Ecological methods with

Open access
Helminths of the Mallard, Anas Platyrhynchos (Aves, Anatidae), in Ukraine: Analysis of the Diversity in Mixed Forest Zone and the Black Sea Region

., eds. Migrations of birds of Eastern Europe and Northern Asia. Anseriformes. Dabbling ducks. Nauka, Moscow, 7-103 [In Russian]. McDonald, M. E. 1974. Key to nematodes reported in waterfowl. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlife, Washington, D. C., 1-44. Magurran, A. E. 2004. Measuring biological diversity. Blackwell, Oxford, 1-264. Petrochenko, V. I. 1958. Acanthocephala of Domestic and Wild Animals. Vol. 2. NAS of SSSR, Moscow, 1-458 [In Russian]. RcoreTeam, 2017. A language

Open access
Loosing agricultural heritage in rural landscape - a case study in Koppány Valley Area, Hungary

. American Anthropologist 73(5), 1100-1114. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1525/aa.1971.73.5.02a00090/abstract - fn1. DOI: 10.1525/aa.1971.73.5.02a00090. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1525/aa.1971.73.5.02a00090/abstract-fn1 Együd, Á. (1975). Somogyi népköltészet. Somogy néprajza 1. Együd, Á. (1978). Adatok a láncversek számszimbolikájához Kaposvár, 271-310. Somogyi Múzeumok Közleményei 3. Együd, Á. (1981a). Népi sportszerũ játékok Somogyban (Folk sport-like games in Somogy

Open access