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Psychobiological and psychosocial effects of childhood maltreatment on women during transition into motherhood and their newborns
(Universität Ulm, 2017-07-28)
Transition into motherhood is a special time in the life of a woman, which is accompanied by joy but also by significant changes in (daily) life, adaption to the role as a mother, and is related to increased vulnerability ...
Non-invasive brain stimulation: comparing two methods in two systems
(Universität Ulm, 2017-05-04)
The effects of non-invasive brain stimulation (NIBS) techniques were introduced and explored best in the motor system, with most of the studies observing similar results. However, recent studies showed that there ...
Measuring, explaining, and improving hospital hand hygiene : contributions from a behavioral scientific perspective
(Universität Ulm, 2017-12-18)
Hospital hand hygiene (HHH) is an important measure to prevent so-called nosocomial infections, i.e., infections patients acquire during a hospital stay. Recommendations on HHH define clearly, when hand hygiene should be ...
Healthy cognitive aging through cognitive training, physical exercise, and leisure activities : from theory to new interventions
(Universität Ulm, 2018-07)
Neurocognitive health is becoming increasingly important in our aging population. Worldwide, around 47 million people are living with dementia and the number is expected to increase to 131.5 million by 2050. Engagement in ...
Why knowledge is relevant in real-world settings : innovative approaches to examine the knowledge-is-power hypothesis
(Universität Ulm, 2018-07-31)
Domain-specific knowledge contributes to individual differences in many cognitive tasks. Research suggests that the underlying mechanisms might best be described with the knowledge-is-power hypothesis, claiming that prior ...
Developing a model-based lane change decision aid system by integrating driver uncertainty
(Universität Ulm, 2018-12-19)
As a complex and highly dynamic driving task, the lane change maneuver is considered as one of the most dangerous driving maneuvers. It requires drivers to integrate highly dynamic information from different sources to ...
Challenging dementia : cognitive and neural plasticity in early diagnosis and intervention
(Universität Ulm, 2018-05-11)
Due to demographic change, the number of patients with dementia continues to increase. Early diagnosis and early treatment or prevention of dementia still present challenges to research and society. Furthermore, underlying ...
Diagnosis and prognosis of disorders of consciousness : Classification and prognostication of clinical outcome of patients after traumatic and non-traumatic brain injuries
(Universität Ulm, 2019-02-08)
The improved medical care for craniocerebral injuries caused by traumatic or non-traumatic events leads to a constantly increasing number of patients who remain in a changed state of consciousness after intensive medical ...
A physically active lifestyle in old age: the role of the physical and social environment
(Universität Ulm, 2017-07-19)
Regular physical activity is of utmost importance for the health and quality of life of older adults (F. Sun, Norman, & While, 2013). However, whether and to what extent older adults are physically active is not only the ...
Erinnerung und Stimmung: Nutzung einer Ressource und Bearbeitung einer Belastung
(Universität Ulm, 2016-08-23)
In der vorliegenden Dissertation wurde der Zusammenhang zwischen Erinnerung und Stimmung in zwei Studien mit insgesamt 513 Personen zwischen 17 und 93 Jahren untersucht. In der ersten Studie (Fotostudie) wurde untersucht, ...