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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29230208/ramadan-fasting-exerts-immunomodulatory-effects-insights-from-a-systematic-review
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Mohammad Adawi, Abdulla Watad, Stav Brown, Khadija Aazza, Hicham Aazza, Mohamed Zouhir, Kassem Sharif, Khaled Ghanayem, Raymond Farah, Hussein Mahagna, Stefano Fiordoro, Samir Giuseppe Sukkar, Nicola Luigi Bragazzi, Naim Mahroum
Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar and is observed by Muslims as a month of fasting. All Muslim adults are expected to fast; nevertheless certain subgroups, including sick, frail subjects, and pregnant women, among others, are exempted. Ramadan fasting has been shown to impact on body systems in different manners. The influence of Ramadan fasting on immune system regulation remains elusive; however, immune system changes, such as the modulation of body response to various infectious, stressful, and other harmful events, are of great interest during fasting...
2017: Frontiers in Immunology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29157139/authors-response-to-letter-to-the-editor-bar-velocities-capable-of-optimising-the-muscle-power-in-strength-power-exercises-by-loturco-pereira-abad-tabares-moraes-kobal-kitamura-nakamura-2017
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Irineu Loturco
Our study in the Journal of Sports Sciences was originally designed to test whether the bar-velocity is a precise indicator of the power training intensity (i.e., optimum loads) in different exercises commonly included in athletes' training programs. Furthermore, we presented secondary findings, related to the actual results obtained in our assessments. As a cross-sectional study with clear objectives, we focused on discussing issues and applications pertaining to neuromuscular training interventions, such as: (1) describing the advantages of using bar-velocities to control the power training intensity, (2) defining a range of loads capable of maximizing the power production in certain ballistic and traditional exercises, and (3) revealing the differences between these exercises and the respective implications for training...
November 20, 2017: Journal of Sports Sciences
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29129021/the-effect-of-natural-or-simulated-altitude-training-on-high-intensity-intermittent-running-performance-in-team-sport-athletes-a-meta-analysis
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REVIEW
Michael J Hamlin, Catherine A Lizamore, Will G Hopkins
BACKGROUND: While adaptation to hypoxia at natural or simulated altitude has long been used with endurance athletes, it has only recently gained popularity for team-sport athletes. OBJECTIVE: To analyse the effect of hypoxic interventions on high-intensity intermittent running performance in team-sport athletes. METHODS: A systematic literature search of five journal databases was performed. Percent change in performance (distance covered) in the Yo-Yo intermittent recovery test (level 1 and level 2 were used without differentiation) in hypoxic (natural or simulated altitude) and control (sea level or normoxic placebo) groups was meta-analyzed with a mixed model...
November 11, 2017: Sports Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29076961/six-sessions-of-sprint-interval-training-improves-running-performance-in-trained-athletes
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Jerome Koral, Dustin J Oranchuk, Roberto Herrera, Guillaume Y Millet
Sprint interval training (SIT) is gaining popularity with endurance athletes. Various studies have shown that SIT allows similar or greater endurance, strength, and power performance improvements than traditional endurance training, but demands less time and volume. One of the main limitations in SIT research is that most studies were performed in a laboratory using expensive treadmills or ergometers. The aim of this study was to assess the performance effects of a novel short term and highly accessible training protocol based on maximal shuttle runs in the field (SIT-F)...
October 20, 2017: Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28737585/biomarkers-in-sports-and-exercise-tracking-health-performance-and-recovery-in-athletes
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Elaine C Lee, Maren S Fragala, Stavros A Kavouras, Robin M Queen, John Luke Pryor, Douglas J Casa
Biomarker discovery and validation is a critical aim of the medical and scientific community. Research into exercise and diet-related biomarkers aims to improve health, performance, and recovery in military personnel, athletes, and lay persons. Exercise physiology research has identified individual biomarkers for assessing health, performance, and recovery during exercise training. However, there are few recommendations for biomarker panels for tracking changes in individuals participating in physical activity and exercise training programs...
October 2017: Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28535089/2016-outstanding-manuscript-awards
#6
(no author information available yet)
Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Outstanding Manuscript Awards, as determined by the Editorial Board and the Editors of the Journal of Athletic Training.
May 2017: Journal of Athletic Training
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28497283/the-impact-of-resistance-training-on-swimming-performance-a-systematic-review
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REVIEW
Emmet Crowley, Andrew J Harrison, Mark Lyons
BACKGROUND: The majority of propulsive forces in swimming are produced from the upper body, with strong correlations between upper body strength and sprint performance. There are significant gaps in the literature relating to the impact of resistance training on swimming performance, specifically the transfer to swimming performance. OBJECTIVE: The aims of this systematic literature review are to (1) explore the transfer of resistance-training modalities to swimming performance, and (2) examine the effects of resistance training on technical aspects of swimming...
May 12, 2017: Sports Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27806673/sprint-performance-and-mechanical-outputs-computed-with-an-iphone-app-comparison-with-existing-reference-methods
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Natalia Romero-Franco, Pedro Jiménez-Reyes, Adrián Castaño-Zambudio, Fernando Capelo-Ramírez, Juan José Rodríguez-Juan, Jorge González-Hernández, Francisco Javier Toscano-Bendala, Víctor Cuadrado-Peñafiel, Carlos Balsalobre-Fernández
The purpose of this study was to assess validity and reliability of sprint performance outcomes measured with an iPhone application (named: MySprint) and existing field methods (i.e. timing photocells and radar gun). To do this, 12 highly trained male sprinters performed 6 maximal 40-m sprints during a single session which were simultaneously timed using 7 pairs of timing photocells, a radar gun and a newly developed iPhone app based on high-speed video recording. Several split times as well as mechanical outputs computed from the model proposed by Samozino et al...
May 2017: European Journal of Sport Science
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27647157/chronic-adaptations-to-eccentric-training-a-systematic-review
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REVIEW
Jamie Douglas, Simon Pearson, Angus Ross, Mike McGuigan
BACKGROUND: Resistance training is an integral component of physical preparation for athletes. A growing body of evidence indicates that eccentric strength training methods induce novel stimuli for neuromuscular adaptations. OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this systematic review was to determine the effects of eccentric training in comparison to concentric-only or traditional (i.e. constrained by concentric strength) resistance training. METHODS: Searches were performed using the electronic databases MEDLINE via EBSCO, PubMed and SPORTDiscus via EBSCO...
May 2017: Sports Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27598267/explaining-student-interest-and-confidence-in-providing-care-for-older-adults-the-role-of-demographics-and-life-experiences
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Joanie Jackson, Amanda Clark, Lindsey Pearse, Elizabeth A Miller, Heather Stanfield, Christopher J L Cunningham
America's aging population needs interprofessional health care providers committed to providing high-quality, patient-centered care. Considering the often negative attitudes held by health care students about older adults and the impact that can have on their care, it is important to explore factors that influence student attitudes and desire to provide geriatric care. Five hundred seventy-two students pursuing nursing, physical therapy, athletic training, dietetics, and social work degrees were surveyed. Students reported demographic factors, amount of contact with older adults, how rewarding that contact had been, and confidence and interest in working with older adults...
March 1, 2017: Journal of Gerontological Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27529359/positive-factors-influencing-the-advancement-of-women-to-the-role-of-head-athletic-trainer-in-the-national-collegiate-athletic-association-divisions-ii-and-iii
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Stephanie M Mazerolle, Christianne M Eason
CONTEXT: Research suggests that women do not pursue leadership positions in athletic training due to a variety of reasons, including family challenges, organizational constraints, and reluctance to hold the position. The literature has been focused on the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I setting, limiting our full understanding. OBJECTIVE: To examine factors that help women as they worked toward the position of head athletic trainer. DESIGN: Qualitative study...
July 2016: Journal of Athletic Training
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27460266/the-impact-of-1-year-vitamin-d-supplementation-on-vitamin-d-status-in-athletes-a-dose-response-study
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E M P Backx, M Tieland, K Maase, A K Kies, M Mensink, L J C van Loon, L C P G M de Groot
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: To assess the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in Dutch athletes and to define the required dosage of vitamin D3 supplementation to prevent vitamin D deficiency over the course of a year. SUBJECTS/METHODS: Blood samples were collected from 128 highly trained athletes to assess total 25(OH)D concentration. Of these 128 athletes, 54 male and 48 female athletes (18-32 years) were included in a randomized, double blind, dose-response study. Athletes with either a deficient (<50 nmol/l) or an insufficient (50-75 nmol/l) 25(OH)D concentration were randomly assigned to take 400, 1100 or 2200 IU vitamin D3 per day orally for 1 year...
September 2016: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27359121/2015-outstanding-manuscript-awards
#13
(no author information available yet)
Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Outstanding Manuscript Awards, as determined by the Editorial Board and the Editors of the Journal of Athletic Training.
May 2016: Journal of Athletic Training
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27328853/the-epidemiology-of-injuries-across-the-weight-training-sports
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REVIEW
Justin W L Keogh, Paul W Winwood
BACKGROUND: Weight-training sports, including weightlifting, powerlifting, bodybuilding, strongman, Highland Games, and CrossFit, are weight-training sports that have separate divisions for males and females of a variety of ages, competitive standards, and bodyweight classes. These sports may be considered dangerous because of the heavy loads commonly used in training and competition. OBJECTIVES: Our objective was to systematically review the injury epidemiology of these weight-training sports, and, where possible, gain some insight into whether this may be affected by age, sex, competitive standard, and bodyweight class...
March 2017: Sports Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27055568/observing-the-coach-created-motivational-environment-across-training-and-competition-in-youth-sport
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Nathan Smith, Eleanor Quested, Paul R Appleton, Joan L Duda
Adopting an integrated achievement goal (Nicholls, J. G. (1989). The competitive ethos and democratic education. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.) and self-determination theory (Deci, E. L., & Ryan, R. M. (2000). The "what" and "why" of goal pursuits: Human needs and the self-determination of behavior. Psychological Inquiry, 11, 227-268. doi:10.1207/S15327965PLI1104_01) perspective as proffered by Duda, J. L. (2013). (The conceptual and empirical foundations of empowering coaching(TM): Setting the stage for the PAPA project...
January 2017: Journal of Sports Sciences
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26845629/athletic-trainers-beliefs-about-and-implementation-of-evidence-based-practice
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Kimberly Keeley, Stacy E Walker, Dorice A Hankemeier, Malissa Martin, Thomas A Cappaert
CONTEXT: Understanding the beliefs about and use of evidence-based practice (EBP) among athletic trainers (ATs) will help to determine appropriate strategies to improve implementation. OBJECTIVE: To examine the ATs' beliefs about and use of EBP. DESIGN: Cross-sectional study. SETTING: Online survey instrument. PATIENTS OR OTHER PARTICIPANTS: A total of 467 ATs responded to the survey request, a response rate of 11...
January 2016: Journal of Athletic Training
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26621401/groin-injuries-in-athletes-development-of-clinical-entities-treatment-and-prevention
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REVIEW
Per Hölmich
The doctoral thesis is based on eight papers published in peer-reviewed journals and a review of the literature. The papers are published between 1997 and 2013 in cooperation with Sankt Elisabeth Hospital, Herlev Hospital, Glostrup Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Hvidovre Hospital, Amager Hospital, Copenhagen Trial Unit, and Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen. Groin injuries in sport are very common and in football they are among the most common and most time-consuming injuries. These injuries are treated very differently around the world...
December 2015: Danish Medical Journal
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26383887/whole-body-cryotherapy-extreme-cold-air-exposure-for-preventing-and-treating-muscle-soreness-after-exercise-in-adults
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REVIEW
Joseph T Costello, Philip R A Baker, Geoffrey M Minett, Francois Bieuzen, Ian B Stewart, Chris Bleakley
BACKGROUND: Recovery strategies are often used with the intention of preventing or minimising muscle soreness after exercise. Whole-body cryotherapy, which involves a single or repeated exposure(s) to extremely cold dry air (below -100 °C) in a specialised chamber or cabin for two to four minutes per exposure, is currently being advocated as an effective intervention to reduce muscle soreness after exercise. OBJECTIVES: To assess the effects (benefits and harms) of whole-body cryotherapy (extreme cold air exposure) for preventing and treating muscle soreness after exercise in adults...
September 18, 2015: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26130304/biomechanics-associated-with-patellofemoral-pain-and-acl-injuries-in-sports
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REVIEW
Kaitlyn Weiss, Chris Whatman
BACKGROUND: Knee injuries are prevalent among a variety of competitive sports and can impact an athlete's ability to continue to participate in their sport or, in the worst case, end an athlete's career. OBJECTIVE: The aim was to evaluate biomechanics associated with both patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) and anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries (in sports involving landing, change in direction, or rapid deceleration) across the three time points frequently reported in the literature: pre-injury, at the time of injury, and following injury...
September 2015: Sports Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25954834/the-journal-of-athletic-training-volume-50
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EDITORIAL
Craig R Denegar
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 2015: Journal of Athletic Training
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