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    • 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 ...
    • A consecutive loop elastic band placed around the distal end of the thighs during an overhead barbell squat increases medial knee collapse 

      Collins, Brandon W.; Forman, Davis A.; Rogers, Michael E.; Forman, Garrick N.; Page, Phil; Holmes, Michael W. R.; Button, Duane C. (Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc., 2017-05)
      The use of a resistant band wrapped around the distal end of the thighs may act as a proprioceptive aid to reduce medial collapse of the knee during squats. No studies have examined this corrective technique on mechanically ...
    • Effects of elastic resistance band exercise on older women with nonspecific chronic low back pain 

      Rogers, Nicole L.; Fritz, Nicole B.; Page, Phil; Bello, Andres; Altamirano, Pia; Flandez, Jorge; Colado, Juan C.; Rogers, Michael E. (Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc., 2017-05)
      Nonspecific chronic low back pain (NCLBP) is a common ailment in older adults. It is possible that simple and inexpensive exercise programs could reduce pain and improve physical function, fitness and body composition in ...
    • Effects of long-term elastic resistance training on oxidative damage of DNA in older adults 

      Page, Phil; Colado, Juan C.; Saez, Guillermo; Gargallo, Pedro; Hernando, Amaya; Estan, Nuria; Juesas, Alvaro; Munoz, Victor; Tella, Victor; Rogers, Michael E. (Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc., 2017-05)
      It is theorized that age-related physiological changes are a consequence of the accumulation of random oxidative damage to deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA), lipids, and proteins. The major by-product of oxidative DNA damage, ...