This is an exciting time for professionals associated with physical
activity and the health professions. We have seen a substantial
increase in the amount and type of research being conducted.
Qualitative research has grown in popularity and has gained
respect as a viable method of answering important research questions.
Despite its broad appeal and inclusion in many disciplines,
however, qualitative research often has an ethereal or mystical
feel to it, particularly for those practitioners with strong roots in
physical activity and the health professions.
Appendix A - Hardware and software basics. This appendix covers the basics of computer hardware and software including terminology, characteristics, and the associated managerial responsibilities for building a solid enterprise architecture.
The 2009 edition of MeSH contains 25,186
descriptors and more than 180,447 supplementary records
for chemicals and other substances. For the 2009 edition,
the MeSH Section added 446 new descriptors, replaced
123 descriptors with more up-to-date terminology and
deleted 26 descriptors. Of special note are developments
for 2009 MeSH related to fungi and to processes and
phenomena. A major revision of the “Fungi” trees was
undertaken to reflect consensus opinion regarding higher
level fungi taxa (Mycology Research 111 (2007) 509-