Publications (since 2010)

Invited Review

Power, G.A., Dalton, B.H., Rice, C.L. 2013 Human neuromuscular structure and function in old age: A brief review. Journal of Sport and Health Sci. 2: 215-226 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jshs.2013.07.001

Papers

Power, G.A., Allen, M.D., Booth, W.J., Thompson, R.T., Marsh, G.D., and Rice, C.L. 2014 The influence on sarcopenia of muscle quality and quantity derived from magnetic resonance imaging and neuromuscular properties. AGE (Dordr) IN PRESS

B. Harwood, and C.L. Rice. 2014 Short interspike intervals and double discharges of anconeus motor unit action potentials for the production of dynamic elbow extensions. J. Neurophysiol. IN PRESS.

Dalton, B.H., Allen, M.D., Power, G.A., Vandervoort, A.A., and Rice, C.L. 2014 The effect of knee joint angle on plantar flexor power in young and old men. Exp. Gerontol. IN PRESS

Allen, M.D., Major, B., Kimpinski, K., Doherty, T.J., and Rice, C.L. 2014 Skeletal muscle morphology and contractile function in relation to muscle denervation in diabetic neuropathy. J. Appl. Physiol. IN PRESS

Stevens, D.E.S., Harwood, B., Power, G.A., Doherty, T.J., and Rice, C.L. 2014 Anconeus motor unit number estimates using decomposition-based quantitative electromyography. Muscle & Nerve. IN PRESS

Allen, M.D., Kimpinski, K. Doherty, T.J. and Rice, C.L. 2014 Length dependent loss of motor axons and altered motor unit properties in human diabetic polyneuropathy. Clin. Neurophysiol. IN PRESS

Harwood, B., Dalton, B.H., Power, G.A., and Rice, C.L. 2014 Motor unit properties from three synergistic muscles during ramp isometric elbow extensions. Exp. Brain Res. IN PRESS.

Smith, C.B., Allen, M.D., and Rice, C.L. 2014 Voluntary rate of torque development is impaired following a voluntary versus tetanic conditioning contraction. Muscle & Nerve 49: 218-224.

Power, G.A., Dalton, B.H., Rice, C.L., and Vandervoort, A.A. 2013 Peak power is reduced following lengthening contractions despite a maintenance of shortening velocity. Appl. Physiol. Nutr & Metab. 38: 1196-1205 dx.doi.org/10.1139/apnm-2013-0092

Power, G.A., Makrakos, D.P., Rice, C.L., and Vandervoort, A.A. 2013 Enhanced force production in old age is not a far stretch: An investigation of residual force enhancement and muscle architecture. Physiological Reports, 1(1), e00004, pages 1-12 doi:10.1002/phy2.4

Klein, C.S., Power, G.A., Brooks, D., and Rice, C.L. 2013 Neural and muscular determinants of dorsiflexor weakness in chronic stroke survivors. Motor Control 17(3): 283-297.

Martin, C., Roach, V.A., Nguyen, N., Rice, C.L., and Wilson, T.D. 2013 Comparison of 3D reconstructive technologies used for morphometric research and the translation of knowledge using a decision matrix. Anat. Sci. Ed. IN PRESS

Rice, C.L., Dalton, B.H., McNeil, C.J., and Power, G.A. 2013 Task influences mechanical efficiency in old age. Invited commentary on: Skeletal muscle mechanical efficiency does/does not increase with age. J. Appl. Physiol. 114(8):1114-1118; doi:10.1152/japplphysiol.00185.

Allen, M.D., Choi, I., Kimpinski, K., Doherty, T.J., and Rice, C.L. 2013 Motor unit loss and weakness in association with diabetic neuropathy in humans. Muscle & Nerve 48(2):298-300. DOI: 10.1002/mus.23792.

Dalton B.H., Power G.A., Allen M.D., Vandervoort AA, and Rice CL. 2013 The genu effect on plantar flexor power. Eur. J. Appl. Physiol. 113(6):1431-9. doi: 10.1007/s00421-012-2560-0. .

Cheng, A.J., and Rice, C.L. 2013 Factors contributing to the fatigue-related reduction in dorsiflexion joint range of motion following repetitive shortening contractions. Appl. Physiol. Nut. & Metab. 38(5):490-7. doi: 10.1139/apnm-2012-0357.

Harwood, B., Choi, I., and Rice, C.L. 2012 Reductions in motor unit discharge rates of maximal velocity dynamic contractions in response to submaximal fatigue. J. Appl. Physiol. 113(12):1821-30. doi: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00879.2012.

Power, G.A., Rice, C.L., and Vandervoort, A.A. 2012 Increased residual force enhancement in older adults is associated with a maintenance of eccentric strength. PLoS ONE 7(10): e48044. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0048044

Power, G.A., Rice, C.L., and Vandervoort, A.A. 2012 Residual force enhancement following eccentric induced muscle damage. J. Biomechanics 45(10): 1835-1841.

Knorr, S., Rice, C.L., and Garland, S.J. 2012 Perspective on neuromuscular factors in poststroke fatigue. Disability & Rehabilitation, 34(26): 2291-2299.

Harwood, B. and Rice, C.L. 2012 Changes in motor unit recruitment thresholds of the human anconeus muscle during torque development preceding shortening elbow extensions. J. Neurophysiol. 107: 2876-2884.

Gray, V, Rice, C.L., and Garland, S.J. 2012 Factors that influence muscle weakness following stroke and their clinical implications: A critical review. Physiotherapy Canada, 64(4): 415-426

Power, G.A., Dalton, B.H., Behm, D.G., Doherty, T.J, Vandervoort, A.A. and Rice, C.L. 2012 Motor unit survival in life-long runners is muscle-dependent. Med. Sci. Sports and Ex. 44(7): 1235-1242.

Power, G.A., Dalton, B.H., Rice, C.L. and Vandervoort, A.A. 2012 Power loss is greater following lengthening contractions in old versus young women. AGE (Dordr) 34(3): 737-750.

Allen, M.D., McMillan, S.J., Klein, C.S., Rice, C.L., and Marsh, G.D. 2012 Influence of weight-bearing and muscle mass on bone geometry in young and old men. Aging and Disease 3(2): 156-163.

Brunton, L.K. and Rice, C.L. 2012 Fatigue in cerebral palsy: A critical review. Develop. Neurorehab. 15: 54-62.

Dalton, B.H., Power, G.A., Vandervoort, A.A., and Rice, C.L. 2012 The age-related slowing of shortening velocity exacerbates power loss during repeated fast knee extensions in humans. Exp. Gerontol. 47: 85-92.

Power, G.A., Dalton, B.H., Rice, C.L. and Vandervoort, A.A. 2011 Reproducibility of velocity-dependent power: before and after lengthening contractions. Appl Physiol Nut & Metab 36: 626-633.

Allen, M.D., Johnstone, J., Rice, C.L., and Marsh, G.D. 2011 Differences in leg bone geometry in young, old and very old women. Eur. J. Appl. Physiol 111: 2865-2871.

Smith, C.B., Cheng, A.J., and Rice, C.L. 2011 Potentiation of the triceps brachii during voluntary submaximal contractions. Muscle & Nerve 43(6):859-65.

Harwood, B., Davidson, A.W., and Rice, C.L. 2011 Motor unit discharge rates of the anconeus muscle during high velocity elbow extensions. Exp. Br. Research 208 (1): 103-113.

Dalton, B.H., Power, G.A., Vandervoort, A.A., and Rice, C.L. 2010 Power loss is greater in old men than young men during fast plantar flexion contractions. J. Appl. Physiol. 109: 1441-1447.

Power G.A., Dalton, B.H., Rice, C.L., and Vandervoort A.A. 2010 Delayed recovery of velocity-dependent power loss following eccentric actions of the ankle dorsiflexors. J. Appl. Physiol. 109: 669-676.

Davidson, A.W., and Rice, C.L. 2010 Effect of shoulder angle on the activation pattern of the elbow extensors during a submaxiaml isometric fatiguing contraction. Muscle & Nerve 42: 514-521.

Dalton, B.H., Jakobi, J.M., Allman, B.L., and Rice, C.L. 2010 Differential age-related changes in motor unit properties between elbow flexors and extensors. Acta Physiologica 200: 45-55.

Power, G.A., Dalton, B.H., Behm, D.G., Vandervoort, A.A., Doherty, T.J., and Rice, C.L. 2010 Motor unit number estimates in masters runners: use it or lose it? Med. Sci. Sports and Ex. 42: 1644-1650.

Cheng, A.J., and Rice, C.L. 2010 The fatigue response of two different human muscles during velocity-dependent voluntary contractions. Med. Sci. Sports and Ex. 42: 1651-1659.

Cheng, A.J., Davidson, A.W., and Rice, C.L. 2010 The influence of muscle length on the fatigue-related reduction in joint range of motion of the human dorsiflexors. Eur. J. Appl. Physiol. 109: 405-415.

Dalton, B.H., Harwood, B., Davidson, A.W., and Rice, C.L. 2010 The recovery of motoneuron output is delayed in old men following high-intensity fatigue. J. Neurophysiol. 103: 977-985.

Cheng, A.J, and Rice, C.L. 2010 Voluntary activation in the triceps brachii at short and long muscle lengths. Muscle & Nerve, 41: 63-70.

Abstracts

50 - mainly student presented and published - abstracts since 2010 at various national and international meetings including:

  • Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology (CSEP)
  • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
  • Society for Neuroscience (SfN)
  • Experimental Biology (FASEB)

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