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Exercise effects on blood glucose response to carbohydrate drinks between ethnicities
Maximal oxygen consumption (VO2max) is the maximum capacity of the body to transport and utilize oxygen during incremental exercise. It is expressed either as an absolute rate in liters of oxygen per minute (L/min) or as ...
Gait and Force Asymmetry Following ACL Injury
The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is the most injured ligament in the knee joint and is fundamental for rotational stability of the knee joint and to minimize stress. Tearing of the ACL usually occurs due to a ...
The effects of OxyElite Pro on the response to maximal exercise
Caffeine has been recognized for years as an ergogenic aid to exercise performance. Commonly found in energy drinks, sports gels and pre workout supplements caffeine is also a primary ingredient in one of American’s highly ...
The effects of sodium bicarbonate supplementation on blood lactate accumulation
The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of sodium bicarbonate supplementation on blood lactate and muscle soreness.
The effects of pre-exercise carbohydrate drink on maximal exercise performance
The purpose of this study was to evaluate maximal exercise performance values of men following consumption of Gatorade Prime.
The relationship of various measures of body composition to blood sugar levels
The purpose of this study was to determine whether there was a relationship between varied body composition and blood sugar levels in young adults.
Zumba: Analysis of Fitness
Zumba is a Colombian dance based fitness program that was developed in the late 1990s. The exercises use music with fast and slow rhythms and may also include resistance training. This new and sometimes intense workout is ...
Difference in body composition between pitchers and position players in Division-1 baseball
Body composition measurements are becoming more relevant in the field of sports. Body fat percentage is a major value observed when these measurements of fitness are made. There are many different methods of recording this ...
Comparing the efficacy of Pre Carbohydrate Supplements in drink and chew form on VO2 max, lactate, glucose, and heart rate
The purpose of this study was to determine if a pre exercise carbohydrate in chew form was more beneficial towards maximal exercise than in drink form.
The accuracy of the traditional predicted maximal heart rate and related equations
Most aerobic exercise programs are based on a percentage of an individual’s maximal heart or heart rate reserve, of which maximal heart rate is a component. Maximal heart rate is the highest heart rate achieved by an ...