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Effects of seated isokinetic eccentric training and detraining on mobility, balance, strength, muscle size and architecture in older adults

Kay, A. D., Ashmore, L., Hill, M., Mina, M. A. & Blazevich, A. J., 4 Jul 2019.

Research output: Contribution to ConferenceAbstract

Muscle Strength
Postural Balance
Ankle
Education
Lower Extremity

The effect of isokinetic dynamometer deceleration phase on maximum ankle joint range of motion and plantar flexor mechanical properties tested at different angular velocities

Pinto, M., Wilson, C., Kay, A. D., Cochrane, J. & Blazevich, A. J., 19 Jul 2019, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 92, p. 169-174 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

ROM
Ankle Joint
Deceleration
Dynamometers
Angular velocity

The effects of stretching rate on plantar flexor neuromechanical properties and maximum ankle range of motion

Pinto, M., Wilson, C. J., Kay, A. D. & Blazevich, A. J., 6 Jul 2019.

Research output: Contribution to ConferenceAbstract

Articular Range of Motion
Ankle
Joints
Electromyography
Athletic Performance

The External Validity of a Novel Contract-Relax Stretching Technique on Knee Flexor Range of Motion

Kay, A. D., Dixon, J., Bligh, L. D. & Blazevich, A. J., 23 Sep 2019, In : Scandinavian Journal Of Medicine & Science in Sports. 30, 1, p. 74-82 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
Contracts
Articular Range of Motion
Knee
Activities of Daily Living
Prescriptions

Variable, but not free-weight, loaded countermovement jump exercise potentiates jump performance following a comprehensive task-specific warm-up

Mina, M. A., Blazevich, A. J., Tsatalas, T., Giles, D., Kalotyhos, S., Giakas, G., Hooton, A. & Kay, A. D., 14 Mar 2019, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to ConferenceAbstract

Exercise
Weights and Measures
Quadriceps Muscle
Electromyography
Muscles

Variable, but not free-weight, resistance back squat exercise potentiates jump performance following a comprehensive task-specific warm-up

Mina, M. A., Blazevich, A. J., Tsatalas, T., Giakas, G., Seitz, L. B. & Kay, A. D., 1 Mar 2019, In : Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports. 29, 3, p. 380-392 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Quadriceps Muscle
Electromyography
Exercise
Weights and Measures
Warm-Up Exercise
2018

Changes in postural sway and gait characteristics as a consequence of anterior load carriage

Hill, M., Roberts, M., Talbot, C., Kay, A. D. & Price, M., 4 Jul 2018.

Research output: Contribution to ConferenceAbstract

Open Access
File
Gait
Pressure
Walking
Weights and Measures
Research

Changes in postural sway and gait characteristics as a consequence of anterior load carriage

Roberts, M., Talbot, C., Kay, A. D., Price, M. & Hill, M., 1 Oct 2018, In : Gait & Posture. 66, p. 139-145 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Gait
Pressure
Walking
Weights and Measures
Wounds and Injuries

Effects of external loads on postural sway during quiet stance in adults aged 20–80 years

Hill, M. W., Duncan, M. J., Oxford, S. W., Kay, A. D. & Price, M. J., 1 Jan 2018, In : Applied Ergonomics. 66, p. 64-69 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Hand
Pressure
Activities of Daily Living
Age Groups

Effects of unilateral isokinetic eccentric training (and detraining) on musculoskeletal characteristics in older people

Kay, A. D., Fraser, M., Hill, M. & Blazevich, A. J., 5 Jul 2018.

Research output: Contribution to ConferenceAbstract

Open Access
File
Lower Extremity
Quadriceps Muscle
Muscle Strength
Education
Exercise Tolerance

No Effect of Muscle Stretching within a Full, Dynamic Warm-up on Athletic Performance

Blazevich, A. J., Gill, N. D., Kvorning, T., Kay, A. D., Goh, A. M., Hilton, B., Drinkwater, E. J. & Behm, D. G., 1 Jun 2018, In : Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 50, 6, p. 1258-1266 9 p., 6.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Muscle Stretching Exercises
Athletic Performance
Running
Muscles
Athletes

Stretch imposed on active muscle elicits positive adaptations in strain risk factors and exercise-induced muscle damage

Kay, A. D., Rubley, B., Talbot, C., Mina, M. A., Baross, A. W. & Blazevich, A. J., 1 Nov 2018, In : Scandinavian Journal Of Medicine & Science in Sports. 28, 11, p. 2299–2309 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Exercise
Muscles
Myalgia
Knee
Creatine Kinase
2017

Stretching of active muscle evokes greater acute increases in plantarflexor range of motion than static stretching

Kay, A. D., Khan, S., Baross, A. W. & Blazevich, A. J., 7 Jul 2017.

Research output: Contribution to ConferenceAbstract

Open Access
File
Muscle Stretching Exercises
Articular Range of Motion
Muscles
Achilles Tendon
Cross-Over Studies
Open Access
File
Muscle Stretching Exercises
Articular Range of Motion
Muscles
Tendons
Muscle Tonus

The acute effects of free-weight and elastic band back squat exercise on subsequent vertical jump performance

Mina, M. A., Blazevich, A. J., Tsatalas, T., Giakas, G., Seitz, L. B., Hooton, A. & Kay, A. D., 7 Jul 2017.

Research output: Contribution to ConferenceAbstract

Open Access
File
Exercise
Weights and Measures
Electromyography
Quadriceps Muscle
Athletes
2016

Acute effects of contract-relax (CR) stretch versus a modified CR technique

Kay, A. D., Dods, S. & Blazevich, A. J., 1 Mar 2016, In : European Journal of Applied Physiology. 116, 3, p. 611-621 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Contracts
Articular Range of Motion
Sports
Muscles
Achilles Tendon

Acute effects of lab- and field-based contract-relax (CR) and modified CR stretching on knee flexor muscle-tendon mechanics

Kay, A. D., Dixon, J., Bligh, L. D. & Blazevich, A. J., 6 Jul 2016.

Research output: Contribution to ConferenceAbstract

Open Access
File
Contracts
Mechanics
Tendons
Knee
Muscles

Acute effects of muscle stretching on physical performance, range of motion, and injury incidence in healthy active individuals: a systematic review

Behm, D. G., Blazevich, A. J., Kay, A. D. & McHugh, M., 1 Jan 2016, In : Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism. 41, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview Article

Open Access
Muscle Stretching Exercises
Articular Range of Motion
Muscles
Incidence
Wounds and Injuries
Open Access
File
Articular Range of Motion
Muscles
Incidence
Wounds and Injuries
Cost-Benefit Analysis

Chain-loaded variable resistance warm-up improves free-weight maximal back squat performance

Mina, M. A., Blazevich, A. J., Giannis, G., Seitz, L. B. & Kay, A. D., 1 Nov 2016, In : European Journal of Sport Science. 16, 8, p. 932-939 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Knee
Weights and Measures
Electromyography
Knee Joint
Mechanics
Open Access
File
Upper Extremity
Survivors
Stroke
Quality of Life
Splints

Effect of static and dynamic stretching during a full warm-up on athletic performance in athletes

Blazevich, A. J., Gill, N. D., Kvorning, T., Kay, A. D., Go, A., Hilton, B., Drinkwater, E. & Behm, D., 6 Jul 2016.

Research output: Contribution to ConferenceAbstract

Open Access
File
Muscle Stretching Exercises
Athletic Performance
Athletes
Sports
Muscles

Stretching of active muscle elicits chronic changes in multiple strain risk factors

Kay, A. D., Richmond, D., Talbot, C., Mina, M. A., Baross, A. W. & Blazevich, A. J., 1 Jul 2016, In : Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 48, 7, p. 1388-1396 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Muscle Stretching Exercises
Muscles
Articular Range of Motion
Tendons
Achilles Tendon
2015

Acute effects of contract-relax stretching, static stretching and isometric contractions on muscle-tendon mechanics

Kay, A. D., Husbands-Beasley, J. & Blazevich, A. J., 13 Jul 2015.

Research output: Contribution to ConferenceAbstract

Open Access
File
Muscle Stretching Exercises
Isometric Contraction
Contracts
Articular Range of Motion
Mechanics

Acute effects of muscle length during the contraction phase of contract-relax stretching on muscle-tendon mechanics

Kay, A. D., Dods, S. & Blazevich, A. J., 24 Jun 2015.

Research output: Contribution to ConferenceAbstract

Open Access
File
Contracts
Mechanics
Tendons
Articular Range of Motion
Muscles

Biomechanical effects of elastic bands, chains and free-weight resistance on submaximal back squat exercise

Mina, M. A., Blazevich, A. J., Giakas, G., Draper, N. & Kay, A. D., 24 Jun 2015.

Research output: Contribution to ConferenceAbstract

Open Access
File
Quadriceps Muscle
Electromyography
Exercise
Weights and Measures
Biomechanical Phenomena

Effects of contract–relax, static stretching, and isometric contractions on muscle–tendon mechanics

Kay, A. D., Husbands-Beasley, J. & Blazevich, A. J., 1 Oct 2015, In : Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 47, 10, p. 2181-2190 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Muscle Stretching Exercises
Isometric Contraction
Articular Range of Motion
Mechanics
Muscles