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  • The ACSM strategic health initiative on aging 

    Rogers, Michael E. (International Coalition for Aging and Physical Activity, 2012-08)
    To enhance its activities related to physical activity and exercise in older adults, the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) established the Strategic Health Initiative on Aging (SHI-A). This presentation will ...
  • Assessment of exercise capacity in an individual with LVAD explanation without heart transplantation 

    Amick, Ryan Zackary (Wichita State University, 2007-08)
    BACKGROUND: Left Ventricular Assist Device’s (LVAD) have become a viable treatment alternative to heart transplantation. While under LVAD support, some have shown significant recovery of native heart function allowing for ...
  • Balance training for the older athlete 

    Rogers, Michael E.; Page, Phil; Takeshima, Nobuo (The Sports Physical Therapy Section, 2013-08)
    As the older adult population increases in size, the number of older adults participating in sport activities will also likely increase proportionally with a concomitant increase in musculoskeletal injuries. Age-associated ...
  • Bone adaptation to competitive collegiate-level cheer 

    Young, Kaelin C.; Roberts, Devin; Walton, Nick G.; Kendall, Kristina L.; Patterson, Jeremy A.; Rogers, Michael E. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014-05)
    Although not officially recognized by the NCAA as a sport, collegiate cheerleading has become extremely competitive over the last decade, requiring a high-level of physical fitness in order to perform gymnastic-like maneuvers ...
  • Building a national strategy to promote physical activity: the ACSM symposium 

    Buchner, David; Rogers, Michael E.; Chodzko-Zajko, Wojtek; Morgan, Amy (International Coalition for Aging and Physical Activity, 2012-08)
    Levels of physical activity are low in U.S. adults, and promotion of physical activity remains a public health priority. In the U.S., the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) has been involved in several important ...
  • Caloric expenditure of elastic resistance training in upper and lower body exercise 

    Rogers, Michael E.; Patterson, Jeremy A.; del Pozo-Cruz, Borja; Travis, Robillard; Rogers, Nicole L.; Takeshima, Nobuo (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014-05)
    Caloric expenditure of 821 activities, including conditioning exercises, occupational activities such as masonry work, self-care activities such as dressing, and lawn care activities such as mowing, have been previously ...
  • Changes in muscle thickness over 12 months in older frail women nursing home residents 

    Takeshima, Nobuo; Shimada, Keizo; Ishida, Yoshie; Kitabayashi, Yukiko; Kato, Yoshiji; Rogers, Nicole L.; Rogers, Michael E. (International Coalition for Aging and Physical Activity, 2012-08)
    Introduction: The reduction of skeletal muscle mass that occurs with aging (sarcopenia) leads to disability in the elderly population. Purpose: To investigate the prevalence of sarcopenia among older frail nursing home ...
  • Comparison of postural sway measures using a balance platform and mobile application 

    Takeshima, Nobuo; Patterson, Jeremy A.; Amick, Ryan Zackary; Rogers, Nicole L.; Young, Kaelin C.; Rogers, Michael E. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014-05)
    Balance training has become common in therapeutic exercise routines for rehabilitation, injury prevention, and fall prevention. Unstable surfaces such as foam pads are commonly used in these purportedly to improve balance. ...
  • Correlation between Borg scale (6-20) with a new water cycling scale (Brasil scale) 

    Brasil, Roxana M.; Pinto, Stephanie S.; Calatayud, Joaquin; Colado, Juan C.; Benavent, Juan; Rogers, Michael E. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014-05)
    There is still a need to find valid methods of monitoring training intensity during aquatic exercises training and in particular in water cycling.PURPOSE: To examine the construct validity of the new water cycling scale ...
  • Differences in women core muscle activation during performance of exercises in stable and unstable conditions 

    Rogers, Nicole L.; Martin, Julio; Carlos Colado, Juan; Borreani, Sebastien; Calatayud, Joaquin; Moya, Diego; Rogers, Michael E. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2013-05)
    There is a lack of knowledge about correct exercise progression during core training, especially if it is necessary to choose between different devices.PURPOSE: To compare core muscular activity during nine exercises ...
  • Effect of deep stripping massage alone or with eccentric resistance on hamstring length and strength 

    Forman, Jeffrey; Geertsen, Lisbeth; Rogers, Michael E. (Elsevier, 2013-05-24)
    Summary: Background. Many studies have evaluated the effects of different interventions on hamstring length. However, little research has been conducted on the effects of deep stripping massage strokes (DSMS) alone, or ...
  • Effect of light exercise on muscular strength and functional fitness over 12 months in frail community-dwelling older adults 

    Okada, Soichi; Narita, Makoto; Rogers, Nicole L.; Rogers, Michael E.; Takeshima, Nobuo (International Coalition for Aging and Physical Activity, 2012-08)
    The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of two light-intensity exercise programs on lower body muscular strength and functional fitness over 12 months in a group of frail community-dwelling older adults. ...
  • Effect of marching in place and chair rise exercises on function in frail older adults 

    Kato, Yoshiji; Takeshim, Nobuo; Rogers, Nicole L.; Rogers, Michael E. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014-05)
    PURPOSE: To determine the effects of a 12-wk low-intensity exercise program consisting of marching in place and chair rise on ADL and movement function in frail older men and women.METHODS: Thirty-two frail older individuals ...
  • Effect of topical menthol gel on power output during 30-second high intensity anaerobic exercise 

    Hawkins, Will C.; Rogers, Michael E.; Patterson, Jeremy A.; Simmons, Cali K. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012-05)
    Topical menthol gel has been reported to reduce acute pain and studies of its effects as a cryotherapy tool have revealed levels of vasoconstriction similar to that of ice. During and following intense anaerobic activity ...
  • Effect of whole body vibration exercise on muscle activity when using elastic resistance bands 

    Hawkins, William C.; Rogers, Michael E.; Patterson, Jeremy A. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2013-05)
    Introduction: Whole-body vibration (WBV) has been shown to increase muscle fiber recruitment during isotonic contractions. No prior published studies have used elastic resistance. The main purpose of this study is to ...
  • Effect of whole body vibration exercise on muscle activity when using elastic resistance bands in young adults 

    Hawkins, William C. (Wichita State University, 2012-05)
    Whole-body vibration (WBV) has been shown to increase muscle fiber recruitment during isotonic contractions. No prior published studies have used elastic resistance. The main purpose of this study is to investigate the ...
  • Effects of a 12-wk whole-body vibration based intervention to improve type 2 diabetes 

    del Pozo-Cruz, Borja; Alfonso-Rosa, Rosa M.; del Pozo-Cruz, Jesus; Sanudo, Borja; Rogers, Michael E. (Elsevier Ireland Ltd, 2014-01)
    Objective: To test the feasibility, safety and effectiveness of a 12-wk whole body vibration (WBV) intervention on glycemic control, lipid-related cardiovascular risk factors and functional capacity among type 2 diabetes ...
  • Effects of an eight-week hand exercise program on older women with osteoarthritis 

    Hubele, Ella Suzanne (2006-07)
    Osteoarthritis is a disease that causes decreases in hand function in the elderly adult and can lead to full disability of the hand. There is no clear cause of osteoarthritis of the hand, although injury and overuse can ...
  • Effects of bodyweight squat exercise in frail older adults 

    Fujita, Eiji; Takeshima, Nobuo; Nakamoto, Hiroki; Narita, Makoto; Kato, Yoshiji; Koizumi, Daisuke; Rogers, Michael E. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014-05)
    Resistance exercise is an effective method to improve muscle function, muscle mass, and quality of life in older adults. However, little attention has been given to this topic in frail older adults.PURPOSE: To evaluate the ...
  • Effects of circuit weight training on fitness 

    Van Ravenhorst-Bell, Heidi A.; Rogers, Michael E.; Patterson, Jeremy A. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2005-04-22)