Simpson, R. J., Guy, K., Whyte, G. P., & Florida-James, G. D. (2005). Lymphocyte Apoptosis, Adhesion/activation Molecules And Complement Regulatory Proteins Following Intensive, Moderate And Eccentric Exercise: 1739 11:30 AM ??? 11:45 AM. Medicine and science in sports and exercise, 37(Supplement), (S336). doi:10.1097/00005768-200505001-01738. ISSN 0195-9131
No abstract available.
Huxham, M. (2005). Learning in lectures: Do 'interactive windows' help?. Active learning in higher education. 6(1), 17-31. doi:10.1177/1469787405049943. ISSN 1469-7874
Many educational development resources recommend
making conventional lectures more interactive. However, there is little
firm evidence supporting either the acceptability (to ...
Campbell, A., Mutrie, N., White, F., McGuire, F. & Kearney, N. (2004). A pilot study of a supervised group exercise programme as a rehabilitation treatment for women with breast cancer receiving adjuvant treatment. European Journal of Oncology Nursing. 9(1), 56 - 63. doi:10.1016/j.ejon.2004.03.007. ISSN 1462-3889
This pilot study examined whether exercise as an adjunctive rehabilitation therapy could benefit women who have early stage breast cancer and are currently receiving chemother...
Arthritis Research UK
This is an Arthritis research UK Centre for Sport, Exercise and Osteoarthritis funded research project collaboration between the University of Nottingham (lead) and Edinburgh Napier University. The s...
British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences
The project will measure circulating white blood cells and progenitor cells in response to an extreme exercise running bout/event/ We will also be quantifying upper respiratory tract symptoms.
Medical Research Scotland
MS is a prevalent disease in Scotland with some 10000 sufferers, but treatment options are limited and often only partially effective (Gourraud et al., 2012). MS is known to influence quality of life...
Lecturer in Sport, Exercise and Health. Programme Leader: BA Business and Enterprise in Sport
Programme Leader Sport, Exercise and Health Science
Reader in Marine Sciences / Co-Director of Research, St Abbs Marine Station
Laird, P. & Lorimer, R. (2004). An examination of try scoring in rugby union: a review of international rugby statistics. International journal of performance analysis in sport. 4(1), 72-80. ISSN 1474-8185
The purpose of this study was to review some of the key statistics collected by the International Rugby Board (IRB) in their review of the game (2003) and to compare these fin...
Florida-James, G., Donaldson, K. & Stone, V. (2004). The Athens 2004 pollution climate and athletic performance. Journal of sports sciences. 22, 967-980. doi:10.1080/02640410400000272. ISSN 1466-447X
Athens sits in a basin approximately 450 [km.sup.2] in area, surrounded by mountains and open sea. Anthropogenic emissions in conjunction with the topographical and meteorolog...
Hine, J. & Grieco, M. (2003). Scatters and clusters in time and space: implications for delivering integrated and inclusive transport. Transport Policy. 10, 299-306(8). doi:10.1016/S0967-070X(03)00055-6. ISSN 0967-070X
This paper calls for a refinement in the literature on social exclusion/inclusion, and an alteration in the counterpart policy practices, in order to take account of 'scatter'...
Laird, P. & Sutherland, P. (2003). Penalty Corners in Field Hockey: A guide to success. International journal of performance analysis in sport. 3(1), 19-26. ISSN 1474-8185
The purpose of this study was to devise a suitable notational analysis system (video analysis combined with hand notation) to help coaches and players improve their performanc...
Santalla, A., Perez, M., Montilla, M., Vicente, L., Davison, R., Earnest, C. & Lucia, A. (2003). Sodium bicarbonate ingestion does not alter the slow component of oxygen uptake kinetics in professional cyclists. Journal of sports sciences. 21, 39-47. doi:10.1080/0264041031000070949. ISSN 1466-447X
We examined the effects of pre-exercise sodium bicarbonate (NaHC[O.sub.3]) ingestion on the slow component of oxygen uptake (V[O.sub.2]) kinetics in seven professional road cy...
Gray, S., Vito, G. D. & Nimmo, M. A. (2002). Effect of active warm-up on metabolism prior to and during intense dynamic exercise. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 34, 2091-2096. doi:10.1097/00005768-200212000-00034. ISSN 0195-9131
Purpose: This study investigated whether active warm-up (AW) would increase muscle acetylcarnitine concentration before exercise, thereby reducing the reliance on nonoxidative...
Gray, S. & Nimmo, M. A. (2001). Effects of active, passive or no warm-up on metabolism and performance during high-intensity exercise. Journal of Sports Sciences. 19, 693 - 700. doi:10.1080/02640410152475829. ISSN 0264-0414
The aim of this study was to determine the influence of type of warm-up on metabolism and performance during high-intensity exercise. Eight males performed 30 s of intense exe...
O'Hara, K., Hughes, S., McGuinness, K., Furlong, B., Gray, C., O'Connor, P., …Moyna, N. (2011). Physiological and Perceptual Responses during Self-Regulated Exercise in Men with Coronary Artery Disease: 1872. Medicine and science in sports and exercise. 43(Suppl 1), 461. doi:10.1249/01.mss.0000401272.44197.69. ISSN 1530-0315
PURPOSE: Physiologically based exercise prescriptions normally involve identifying an intensity range that elicits a predetermined VO2 or heart rate. In many instances prescri...
Stradling, S. G. (2005). Moving around: the psychology of transport
Why do we move around at all? Because we can, because we have to, because we like to is the simplest formulation dividing out the different kinds of motive forces driving trav...
Phillips, S. M., Findlay, S., Kavaliauskas, M. & Grant, M. C. (2013). The Influence of Serial Carbohydrate Mouth Rinsing on Power Output during a Cycle Sprint. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine. 13, 252-258. ISSN 1303-2968
The objective of the study was to investigate the influence of serial administration of a carbohydrate (CHO) mouth rinse on performance, metabolic and perceptual responses dur...
Stradling, S. G. & Anable, J. (2007). Individual Travel Patterns. In Knowles, R. D., Shaw, J. & Docherty, I. (Eds.). Transport Geographies: Mobilities, Flows and Spaces, 179-195. Blackwell. ISBN 978-1-4051-5322-5
Graham, S. M., Baird, M. & Boyd, G. W. (2013). Creatine supplementation and exercise as possible therapeutic treatments in Parkinson’s Disease: A review. Archives of Exercise in Health and Disease. 4(3), 286-298. doi:10.5628/aehd.v4i3.169. ISSN 1647-1652
Parkinson’s disease (PD) is the second most common progressive neurodegenerative condition after Alzheimer’s Disease. It is characterized by a progressive loss of dopaminergic...
Medical Research Scotland (MRS) -Vacation Scholarship 2015
Chief Scientists Office
Identifying muscle recuitment for aquatic exercises used in interventions for core strengthening and rehabilitation from musculoskeletal disorders
Scottish Funding Council
The aim of this project is to evaluate and assess the efficacy of a revolutionary (patent pending) foot exercising device. The company want to demonstrate that this device works better than anything ...
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
As professionalism within surfing has attracted increasing sponsorship money, conditioning and decreased injury risk is of a high priority to the individual surfer. The project will endeavour to look...
(Nuff) Cobalt Transport Proteins of Salmonella
The majority of clinically used anticancer drugs suffer from poor selectivity for tumour ...
My main area of research interest is the role of exercise and ageing on vitamin D metabolism. Scotland is identified as a vitamin D deficient nat...