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1996 Research Publications

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Papers in Refereed Journals (1996)

Carnahan, H., A.A. Vandervoort, L.R. Swanson. The influence of summary knowledge of results and aging on motor learning. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport., 67:280-287,1996.

Chilibeck, P.D., D.H. Paterson, R.J. Petrella, D.A. Cunningham. The influence of age and cardiorespiratory fitness on kinetics of oxygen uptake. Can. J. Appl. Physiol., 21(3): 185-196, 1996.

Chilibeck, P.D., D.H. Paterson, W.D.F. Smith, D.A. Cunningham. Cardiorespiratory kinetics during exercises of different muscle groups and mass in old and young. J. Appl. Physiol., 81: 1388-1394, 1996.

Chilibeck, P.D., D.H. Paterson, D.A. Cunningham, A.W. Taylor, E.G. Noble. Muscle capillarization, O2 diffusion distance, and VO2 kinetics in old and young individuals. J. Appl. Physiol. 82: 63-69, 1996.

Connelly, D.M., T.J. Stevenson, A.A. Vandervoort. Between- and within-rater reliability of walking tests in a frail elderly population. Physiotherapy Canada., 48:47-51, 1996.

Cummings, I.P., T.J. Overend, A.A. Vandervoort. Musculoskeletal injury in the older athlete. Physical Therapy Reviews., 1:59-69, 1996.

DeVries, D., G. Marsh, W. Rodger, R.T. Thompson. Intracellular metabolism during progressive forearm exercise in type II diabetes mellitus (DM). Canadian Journal of Applied Physiology., 21:120-133, 1996.

Frankovitch, R., R.J. Petrella, T. Osman. In-line skating injury patterns and protective equipment use. Clin. J. Sport, Med. 5: S53, 1996.

Gehman, K., R.I. Inculet, G.D. Marsh, M. Brauer, A.A. Driedger, R.T.Thompson. Early detection of cancer cachexia using hepatic 31P magnetic resonance spectroscopy and a fructose stress test. NMR in Biomedicine., 9:217-275, 1996.

Hughson, R.L., J.K. Shoemaker, M.E. Tschakovsky J.M. Kowalchuk. Dependence of muscle O2 on blood flow dynamics at the onset of forearm exercise. J. Appl. Physiol., 81:1619-1626, 1996.

Lattanzio, P.J., R.J. Petrella, S.R. Sproule, P.J. Fowler. Effect of fatigue on knee proprioception. Clin. J. Sport Med. 5: 5111, 1996.

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Lung, M., H.D. Hartsell, A.A. Vandervoort. Effects of aging on joint stiffness: implications for exercise. Physiotherapy Canada 48:96-106, 1996.

Madill, C., A. Myers. Evaluating the outcomes of literacy training: A feasibility study. Canadian Journal of Program Evaluation., 11(2): 87-109, 1996.

McCreary, C.R., P.D. Chilibeck, G.D. Marsh, D.H. Paterson, D.A. Cunningham, R.T. Thompson. Kinetics of pulmonary oxygen uptake and muscle phosphates during moderate intensity calf exercise. J. Appl. Physiol., 81: 1331-1338, 1996.

Myers, A., L. Powell, B. Maki, P. Holliday, L. Brawley, W. Sherk. Psychological indicators of balance confidence: Relationship to actual and perceived abilities. Journal of Gerontology: Medical Sciences., 51A(1): M37-43, 1996.

Myers, A. Coming to grips with changing Canadian health care organizations: Challenges for evaluation. Canadian Journal of Program Evaluation., 11(2): 127-147, 1996.

Nelson, M.G., R.J. Petrella, P.J. Lattanzio. Effect of age and activity on knee joint propriception. Clin. J. Sport Med. 5: S111, 1996.

Petrella, R.J., D.A. Cunningham, D.H. Paterson. Effects of regular physical activity on left ventricular filling in the elderly. Cardiol. Elderly 4: 201-206, 1996.

Petresenko, R.D., A.A. Vandervoort, B.M. Chesworth, M.M. Porter, G.J. Campbell. Development of a home ankle exerciser. Medical Engineering and Physics., 18:314-319, 1996.

Porter, M.M., A.A. Vandervoort, J.F. Kramer. A method of measuring standing isokinetic plantar and dorsiflexion peak torques. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise., 28:516-522, 1996.

Porter, M.M., A.A. Vandervoort, J.F. Kramer. Concurrent validity and reliability of standing and supine test positions for measuring passive resistive torque of the plantar flexors. Isokinetics and Exercise Science., 5:115-120, 1996.

Smith, W.D.F., P.F. Clark, D. MacArthur, R.O. Allatt, K.C. Hayes, D.A. Cunningham. Oxygen costs using a reciprocating gait orthesis in a paraplegic (T9) patient with a bilateral below-knee amputation: Case report. Spinal Chord. 34:74-76, 1996.

St. Croix, C.M., D.A. Cunningham, D.H. Paterson. The nature of the interaction between central and peripheral chemoreceptor drives in human subjects. Can. J. Physiol. Pharmacol., 74: 640-646, 1996.

St. Croix, C.M., D.A. Cunningham, D.H. Paterson, J.M. Kowalchuk. Peripheral chemoreflex drive in moderate intensity exercise. Can. J. Appl. Physiol., 21: 285-300, 1996.

Stanley, J.A., P.C. Williamson, D.J. Drost, R.J. Rylett, T. Carr, A. Malla, R.T. Thompson. An in vivo proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy study of the prefrontal region of schizophrenic patients at different stages of illness. Schizophrenia Bulletin., 22(4):597-609, 1996.

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Thompson, R.T., N. Muirhead, G.D. Marsh, D.Gravelle, A.A. Driedger. The effect of rHuEPO on skeletal muscle metabolism and the anaerobic threshold in Hemodialysis Patients: A P-31 NMRS investigation. Nephron., 73:436-441, 1996.

van Soeren, M.H., T. Mohr, M. Kjaer, T.E. Graham. Acute effects of caffeine ingestion at rest in humans with impaired epinephrine responses. J. Appl. Physiol. 80: 999-1005, 1996.

Willems, D.A., A.A. Vandervoort. Balance as a contributing factor to gait speed in rehabilitation of the elderly. Physiotherapy Canada., 48:179-184, 1996.

Williamson, P.C., M. Brauer, S. Leonard , R.T. Thompson , D. Drost. 31P Magnetic resonance spectroscopy studies in schizophrenia. Prostaglandins, Leukotrienes and Essential Fatty Acids., 55:115-118, 1996.

Winegard, K.J., A.L. Hicks, D.G. Sale, A.A. Vandervoort. A twelve-year follow-up study of ankle muscle function in older adults. Journals of Gerontology: Biological Sciences., 51:B202-B207, 1996.

Presentations and Published Abstracts (1996)

Ahluwalia, B.S., K.S. St. Lawrence, T.Y Lee, R.T. Thompson. Transformation of a small bore topical magnetic resonance system to a clinical imager/spectroscopy unit. Scientific conference of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, New York, 1996.

Bell, C., B.W. Scheuermann, J.M. Kowalchuk, D.H. Paterson, M.H. van Soeren, D.A. Cunningham. Caffeine does not affect VO2 kinetics or blood lactate concentration in the on-transient of exercise. Am. Physiol. Soc. Integrative Biology of Exercise, Vancouver, Oct 1996. (Abs. Pub. In: The Physiologist 39: A23, 1996).

Campbell, C.M., G. Wisenberg, A.J. Farrall, J. Sykes, R.T. Thompson. The effects of nitroglycerin on myocardial metabolism during ischemia and reperfusion. Scientific conference of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, New York, 1996.

Chilibeck, P.D., D.H. Paterson, D.A. Cunningham, A.W. Taylor, E.G. Noble. Relationship between muscle capillarization, O2 diffusion distance, and VO2 kinetics in old vs young individuals. American College of Sports Medicine, Cincinnati, U.S., May 1996. (Abs. Pub. In: Med. Sci. Sports Exerc. 28(5): S170, 1996).

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Chilibeck, P.D., C.R. McCreary, G.D. Marsh, D.H. Paterson, E.G.Noble, A.W. Taylor, R.T. Thompson. Evaluation of muscle oxidative potential by 31P-magnetic resonance spectroscopy during progressive exercise in old and young humans. American Physiological Society/Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology/American College of Sports Medicine Intersociety Conference: "The integrative biology of exercise", Vancouver, 1996. (Abs. Pub. In : The Physiologist 39: A86, 1996).

Chilibeck, P.D., C.R. McCreary, G.D. Marsh, D.H. Paterson, E.G. Noble, A.W. Taylor, R.T. Thompson. Comparison of muscle oxidative metabolism as assessed by enzyme analyses and 31P nuclear magnetic resonance in old versus young individuals. Ontario Exercise Physiology Winter Meeting, Orillia, 1996.

Connelly, D.M., A.A. Vandervoort. Influence of velocity and contraction order on torque production in older adults with training. (Abs. Pub. In: Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 28(Suppl):S165, 1996).

Connelly, D.M., H. Carnahan, A.A. Vandervoort, J.T. Inglis. Aging effects on motor skill learning as an early neuromuscular adaptation during concentric and eccentric dorsiflexor strength training. (Abs. Pub. In: The 26th Annual Meeting of Society for Neuroscience 22:130, 1996).

Connelly, D.M., A.A. Vandervoort. Early neuromuscular adaptation to isokinetic ankle exercise in older adults. Abstracts of the 1996 Intersociety Conference: The Integrative Biology of Exercise. (Abs. Pub. In: The Physiologist 39:A-87, 1996).

Ecclestone, N., A. Myers, D.H. Paterson. Bridging basic research, programming and evaluation. (Workshop). Healthy Aging, Activity and Sports, Fourth International Congress (PAAS IV), Heidelberg, Germany, Aug 1996.

Ecclestone, N.A., C.E. Tudor-Locke, J. Wells. Discussion: Taking well-being programs to rural communities. Proc. 25th Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting of the Canadian Association on Gerontology, Québec City, Québec, October 17-20, 1996.

Frankovitch, R., R. Petrella, T. Osmun. In-line skating injury patterns and protective equipment use. Clin. J. Sport Med. 5: S53, 1996.

Hobson. S., A.A. Vandervoort, J.B. Orange, H.M. Steinmetz. Interdisciplinary education in gerontology: a survey of Ontario Programs.(Abs Pub In: Canadian Journal of Occupational Therapy 63(Suppl):41, 1996).

Hughson, R.L., J.K. Shoemaker, M.E. Tschakovsky, J.M. Kowalchuk. Slower kinetics of muscle blood flow and O2 are accompanied by greater venous blood lactate. (Abs Pub In: Med. Sci. Sports Exerc., 28:S21, 1996).

Kowalchuk, J.M., B.W. Scheuermann, C. Bell, D.H. Paterson, D.A. Cunningham, M. McLauchlin. Effects of prior heavy exercise on O2 uptake kinetics during moderate intensity exercise in older adults. Am. Physiol. Soc. Integrative Biology of Exercise, Vancouver, Oct 1996. (Abs. Pub. In: The Physiologist 39: A23, 1996).

Lattanzio, P.J., R.J. Petrella, S.R. Sproule, P.J. Fowler. Effect of fatigue on knee proprioception. Clin.J. Sport Med. 5: S111, 1996.

Lazowski, D.A., C.E. Tudor-Locke, N.A.Ecclestone, C. Fitzgerald. What is appropriate and safe exercise for frail elderly people? Workshop/Discussion Session. Proc. 25th Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting of the Canadian Association on Gerontology, Québec City, Québec, October 17-20, 1996.

Lee, P., J.M. Kowalchuk, D.H. Paterson, D.A. Cunningham, R.J. Petrella, Effect of Ca2+ -channel blockade on O2 uptake kinetics below and above the ventilation threshold. Am. Physiol. Soc. Integrative Biology of Exercise, Vancouver, Oct. 1996. (Abs. Pub. In: The Physiologist 39: A23, 1996).

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Lucy, S.D., D.A. Cunningham, J.M. Kowalchuk, D.H. Paterson. Carbon dioxide modulation of the human ventilatory and cardiac responses to sustained hyperoxia. American Physiological Society: Neural Control of Breathing: Molecular to Organismal Perspectives, Madison Wisconsin, July 1996. (Abs. Pub. In: Physiologist 39: 188, 1996).

Lucy, S.D., D.A. Cunningham, J.M. Kowalchuk, D.H. Paterson, and R.L. Hughson. Carbon dioxide modulation of the human cardiac response to sustained hypoxia studied by spectral analysis. (Abs. Pub. In: FASEB J. 10:A567, 1996).

Lung, M., H.Hartsell, J.F. Kramer, A.A. Vandervoort. Relationship of passive stiffness and dynamic strength of subtalar inversion and eversion to performance on the single-leg stance test in healthy older women. (Abs. Pub. In: Physiotherapy Canada 48(Suppl):12, 1996).

Marsh, G.D., P.D. Chilibeck, C.R. McCreary, D.H. Paterson, E.G. Noble, D.A. Cunningham. A.W. Taylor, R.T. Thompson. The effect of age on kinetics of oxygen uptake and phosphocreatine changes during exercise. Am. Physiol. Soc. Integrative Biology of Exercise, Vancouver, Oct 1996. (Abs. Pub. In: The Physiologist 39: A87, 1996).

McCreary, C.R., P.D. Chilibeck, G.D. Marsh, D.H. Paterson, R.T. Thompson. The effect of intracellular pH on recovery kinetics of muscle phosphates following moderate intensity calf exercise. Society of Magnetic Resonance, New York, April/May, 1996.

McCreary, C.R., C.Lindsay, A. Amendola , G.D. Marsh, R.T. Thompson. Metabolic assessment of anterior exertional compartment syndrome using phosphorus-31 magnetic resonance spectroscopy. American Physiological Society/Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology/American College of Sports Medicine Intersociety Conference: "The integrative biology of exercise", Vancouver 1996.

Myers, A. Discussant. Workshop on prevention and promotion: Transferring research findings into policy. Symposium on Bridging Policy and Research in Aging in Canada, Alymer, Quebec, 1996.

Myers, A. The transition to CQI in health services accreditation. Annual meeting of the Canadian Evaluation Society, Winnipeg, May 1996.

Myers, A., R.J. Petrella, N.A. Ecclestone, C.E. Tudor-Locke, A. O'Brien Cousins. Two new measures: Vitality and functional fitness. Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Washington, D.C., Nov., 1996. (Abs. Pub. In: The Gerontologist 36:114, 1996).

Nelson, M.G., R.J. Petrella, P.J. Lattanzio. Effect of age and activity on knee joint proprioception. Clin. J. Sport Med. 5: S111, 1996.

Overend, T.J., D.A. Cunningham, D.H. Paterson, J.F. Kramer, M.S. Lefcoe, W.D.F. Smith. Correlates and determinants of critical power and anaerobic work capacity in young and elderly men. American College of Sports Medicine, Cincinnati, U.S., May 1996. (Abs. Pub. In: Med. Sci. Sports Exerc. 28(5): S165, 1996.)

Paterson, D.H., P.D. Chilibeck, D.A.Cunningham, A.W. Taylor, E.G. Noble. Determinants of VO2 kinetics during exercise in old and young. Healthy Aging, Activity and Sports, Fourth International Congress (PAAS IV), Heidelberg, Germany, August 1996.

Petrella, R.J., D.A. Cunningham, D.H. Paterson. Left ventricular diastolic function and aerobic power after exercise training and calcium channel blockade. American College of Sports Medicine, Cincinnati, U.S., May 1996. (Abs. Pub. In: Med. Sci. Sports Exerc. 28(5): S172, 1996.)

Petrella, R.J., D.H. Paterson, D.A. Cunningham. Validation of an exercise instrument in primary care and improved fitness in seniors. Clin. Invest. Med. 19:49, 1996.

Petrella, R.J., D.H. Paterson, D.A. Cunningham. Exercise training versus calcium channnel blockade on left ventricular diastolic filling and aerobic power in older patients. Clin. Invest. Med. 19:27, 1996.

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Roos, M.R., C.L. Rice, D.M. Connelly, A.A. Vandervoort. Motor unit interspike interval variability in older humans. (Abs. Pub. In: Soc. Neuroscience. 22:668, 1996).

Roos, M.R., C.L. Rice. Age-related changes in neuromuscular properties of human quadriceps. (Abs. Pub. In: Med. Sci. Sports. Ex (Suppl.) 28:S163, 1996).

Scheuermann, B.W., J.M. Kowalchuk, D.H. Paterson. VO2 kinetics above and below the ventilatory threshold following carbonic anhydrase inhibition (CA). American College of Sports Medicine, Cincinnati, U.S., May 1996. (Abs. Pub. In: Med. Sci. Sports Exerc. 28(5): S168, 1996.)

Scheuermann, B.W., J.M. Kowalchuk, and D.H. Paterson. Slower CO2 and faster E kinetics following carbonic anhydrase inhibition with acetazolamide. (Abs. Pub. In: Physiologist 39:A48, 1996).

Sinclair, A., C. Choi, R. Holly , A. Weinerman , R.T. Thompson , M. Dusseaault, M.Geilkman , J. Fooks , M.M Pintar. NMR Study of saturated shales. International Shales Symposium, University of Waterloo, November 1996.

St. Croix, C.M., D.A. Cunningham, D.H. Paterson, J.M. Kowalchuk. Dynamic ventilatory response to hyperoxia in exercise. American Physiological Society: Neural Control of Breathing: Molecular to Organismal Perspectives, Madison Wisconsin, July 1996. (Abs. Pub. In: The Physiologist 39: 188, 1996).

Stolee, P., K. Stadnyk,, A. Myers, K. Rockwood. An individualized approach to outcome measurement in geriatric rehabilitation. Proceedings of the 48th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Washington, D.C., Nov., 1996. (Abs. Pub. In: The Gerontologist 36:97 1996).

Stolee, P., K. Stadnyk, A. Myers, K. Rockwood. An individualized approach to outcome measurement in geriatric rehabilitation. Presented at the President's Poster Session of the Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Washington D.C., November 1996. Winner of the Clinical Medicine Person-in-Training Award for 1996.

Tudor-Locke, C.E., N.A. Ecclestone, D. A. Lazowski, C. Fitzgerald. Compliance in older adult physical activity programs. Workshop/Discussion Session. Proc. 25th Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting of the Canadian Association on Gerontology, Quebec City, Quebec, October, 1996.

Vandervoort, A.A. Neuromuscular adaptations to strength training in older adults. Invited Speaker at Symposium on Motor Performance, Adaptation and Learning in Older Adults. Fourth International Conference on Physical Activity, Aging and Sport, Heidelberg, Germany, August, 1996.

Weening B.S., P.D. Chilibeck, G.D. Marsh, A.W. Taylor, D.H. Paterson and E.G. Noble. The relationship between MHC 1 Fibre Type and the constitutive expression of HSP 72 in the muscle of the young and the elderly. APS Intersociety Meeting,Vancouver, B.C., October, 1996. (Abs. Pub. In: The Physiologist, Vol. 39,(5), A-87, 1996).

Winegard, K.J., A.L. Hicks, A.A. Vandervoort. An evaluation of the length-tension relationship in elderly human ankle plantarflexors. Abstracts of the 1996 Intersociety Conference: The Integrative Biology of Exercise. (Abs. Pub. In: The Physiologist, 39:A-88, 1996).

Wisenberg, G., C.M. Campbell, J. Sykes, R.T. Thompson. MR spectroscopic assessment of the myocardial metabolic effects of nitroglycerin and superoxide dismutase in acute myocardial infarction with reperfusion. Canadian Cardiovascular Society Meeting, Montreal, Quebec, October 1996.

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Reports

Borys, S., F. Graves, A. Myers. Evaluation of the division of aging and seniors/seniors strategy. Prepared for the Strategic Planning and Review Directorate, Policy and Consultation Branch, Health Canada, November 1996.

Ecclestone, N.A., C. Tudor-Locke, A. Myers, G. Jones, S. Jacob, D. Paterson. A process and implementation evaluation of the home support exercise program. Prepared for The Active Living Coordinating Centre for Older Adults and New Horizons: Partners in Aging, UWO Press, April 1997.

Ecclestone, N.A., G. Jones, C. Tudor-Locke, Clara Fitzgerald, A. Myers, D. Paterson, S. Jacob. Programs promoting the health and well-being of isolated older adults at risk. Prepared for New Horizons: Partners in Aging, UWO Press, April 1997.

Chapters in Books

Hill, K.M., A.A. Vandervoort. Posture and gait in healthy elderly individuals and survivors of stroke. In Ferrandez A.-M., N Teasdale (Eds) Changes in Sensori-motor Behaviour in Aging. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science B.V. pp. 163-199, 1996.

Taylor, A.W. and E.G. Noble. Overview of exercise and ageing. Biochemistry of exercise IX. Chapter 21: 264-271, 1996.

Awards

A.W. Taylor

Listed in ABI American Biographical Institute, 1996.

Listed in Who's Who in America, 1996.

Listed in Who's Who is Science and Engineering, 1996.

Listed in 5000 Personalities of the World, 1996.

Listed in International Book of Honour, 1996.

Listed in Marquis' Who's Who, 1996.

Received Honour Award and Gold Star from FILA, 1996.

A. Myers

Canadian Evaluation Society’s Contribution to Evaluation In Canada (career achievement award: advancing theory and practice), 1997.

 

PhD Theses Completed in 1996/97

Petrella, Robert J. Left ventricular diastole and oxygen uptake at maximal and submaximal work rates. Faculty of Kinesiology, The University of Western Ontario, January, 1997.

Lucy, Deborah. Chemoreflex regulation of the human heart studied by spectral analysis. Faculty of Kinesiology, The University of Western Ontario, January, 1997.

MA/MSc Theses Completed in 1996/97

Chilibeck, Philip. Central cardiorespiratory and peripheral metabolic influence on kinetics of oxygen uptake in older humans. Faculty of Kinesiology, The University of Western Ontario, May 1996.

Roos, Martin. Age related changes in motor unit function in human quadriceps. Faculty of Kinesiology, The University of Western Ontario, April 1997.

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