Stephen R Bird

Summary

Affiliation: RMIT University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The Acute Effects of Eccentrically-Biased Versus Conventional Weight Training in Older Adults: A Randomised Controlled Cross-Over Study
    I Selva Raj
    Professor Stephen Bird, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University, Health Innovations Research Institute and School of Medical Sciences, Bundoora West Campus, PO Box 71, Bundoora, Victoria 3083, Australia, Phone 61 3 9925 7257, E mail
    J Frailty Aging 3:132-8. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Doping in sport and exercise: anabolic, ergogenic, health and clinical issues
    Stephen R Bird
    School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Clin Biochem 53:196-221. 2016
  3. pmc "I don't have the heart": a qualitative study of barriers to and facilitators of physical activity for people with coronary heart disease and depressive symptoms
    Michelle C Rogerson
    Heart Research Centre, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, PO Box 2137, Post Office, Melbourne, Vic, 3050, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:140. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Integrated care facilitation model reduces use of hospital resources by patients with pediatric asthma
    Stephen R Bird
    Centre for Population Health at the Western and Sunshine Hospitals, Melbourne
    J Healthc Qual 34:25-33. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Integrated care facilitation for older patients with complex health care needs reduces hospital demand
    Stephen R Bird
    School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, PO Box 71, Bundoora, VIC 3083, and Centre for Population Health in the West, Sunshine Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 31:451-61; discussion 449-50. 2007
  6. doi request reprint The influence of the built environment and other factors on the physical activity of older women from different ethnic communities
    Stephen Bird
    RMIT University School of Medical Sciences, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    J Women Aging 21:33-47. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Factors affecting walking activity of older people from culturally diverse groups: an Australian experience
    Stephen R Bird
    Health Innovations Research Institute HIRi, School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 13:417-23. 2010
  8. doi request reprint An integrated care facilitation model improves quality of life and reduces use of hospital resources by patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and chronic heart failure
    Stephen Bird
    Health Innovations Research Institute and School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, PO Box 71, Bundoora, VIC 3083, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 16:326-33. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Caffeine ingestion and cycling power output in a low or normal muscle glycogen state
    Stephen C Lane
    Exercise and Nutrition Research Group, School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, Bundoora, Vic, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:1577-84. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Aging and the force-velocity relationship of muscles
    Isaac Selva Raj
    Discipline of Exercise Sciences, School of Medical Sciences, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Bundoora West Campus, Bundoora, Victoria 3083, Australia
    Exp Gerontol 45:81-90. 2010

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint The Acute Effects of Eccentrically-Biased Versus Conventional Weight Training in Older Adults: A Randomised Controlled Cross-Over Study
    I Selva Raj
    Professor Stephen Bird, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University, Health Innovations Research Institute and School of Medical Sciences, Bundoora West Campus, PO Box 71, Bundoora, Victoria 3083, Australia, Phone 61 3 9925 7257, E mail
    J Frailty Aging 3:132-8. 2014
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  2. doi request reprint Doping in sport and exercise: anabolic, ergogenic, health and clinical issues
    Stephen R Bird
    School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Clin Biochem 53:196-221. 2016
    ..It also provides a brief tabulated overview of the history of doping and how doping agents may impact upon the analyses of clinical samples. ..
  3. pmc "I don't have the heart": a qualitative study of barriers to and facilitators of physical activity for people with coronary heart disease and depressive symptoms
    Michelle C Rogerson
    Heart Research Centre, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, PO Box 2137, Post Office, Melbourne, Vic, 3050, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:140. 2012
    ..Using qualitative interviews, the aim of this study was to explore the barriers to and facilitators of physical activity for cardiac patients with depressive symptoms...
  4. doi request reprint Integrated care facilitation model reduces use of hospital resources by patients with pediatric asthma
    Stephen R Bird
    Centre for Population Health at the Western and Sunshine Hospitals, Melbourne
    J Healthc Qual 34:25-33. 2012
    ..These outcomes were supported by indicators of improved patient health and quality of life, and comments by the participant's carers...
  5. ncbi request reprint Integrated care facilitation for older patients with complex health care needs reduces hospital demand
    Stephen R Bird
    School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, PO Box 71, Bundoora, VIC 3083, and Centre for Population Health in the West, Sunshine Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 31:451-61; discussion 449-50. 2007
    ..The evaluation of a new model of care for older people with complex health care needs that aimed to reduce their use of acute hospital services...
  6. doi request reprint The influence of the built environment and other factors on the physical activity of older women from different ethnic communities
    Stephen Bird
    RMIT University School of Medical Sciences, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    J Women Aging 21:33-47. 2009
    ..Recognizing ethnospecific differences in the prevalence of barriers may be important when devising strategies to increase activity levels of older women...
  7. doi request reprint Factors affecting walking activity of older people from culturally diverse groups: an Australian experience
    Stephen R Bird
    Health Innovations Research Institute HIRi, School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 13:417-23. 2010
    ..For maximum effectiveness, however, strategies may benefit from being tailored to meet specific gender and cultural preferences...
  8. doi request reprint An integrated care facilitation model improves quality of life and reduces use of hospital resources by patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and chronic heart failure
    Stephen Bird
    Health Innovations Research Institute and School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, PO Box 71, Bundoora, VIC 3083, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 16:326-33. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Caffeine ingestion and cycling power output in a low or normal muscle glycogen state
    Stephen C Lane
    Exercise and Nutrition Research Group, School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, Bundoora, Vic, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:1577-84. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Aging and the force-velocity relationship of muscles
    Isaac Selva Raj
    Discipline of Exercise Sciences, School of Medical Sciences, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Bundoora West Campus, Bundoora, Victoria 3083, Australia
    Exp Gerontol 45:81-90. 2010
    ..This review will summarise the changes of the f-v relationship with age, the functional implications of these changes and the various methods to reverse or at least partly ameliorate these changes...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of sleeping with reduced carbohydrate availability on acute training responses
    Stephen C Lane
    Exercise and Nutrition Research Group, School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, Bundoora, Australia
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 119:643-55. 2015
    ..We provide evidence for shifts in DNA methylation that correspond with inverse changes in transcription for metabolically adaptive genes, although delaying postexercise feeding failed to augment markers of mitochondrial biogenesis. ..
  12. doi request reprint Effect of a carbohydrate mouth rinse on simulated cycling time-trial performance commenced in a fed or fasted state
    Stephen C Lane
    Exercise and Nutrition Research Group, School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, Bundoora, VIC 3083, Australia
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 38:134-9. 2013
    ..8%; p < 0.05). We concluded that a CHO mouth rinse improved performance to a greater extent in a fasted compared with a fed state; however, optimal performance was achieved in a fed state with the addition of a CHO mouth rinse...
  13. doi request reprint Acute changes to biomarkers as a consequence of prolonged strenuous running
    Stephen R Bird
    The Discipline of Exercise Sciences, School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Clin Biochem 51:137-50. 2014
    ..A single bout of strenuous running exercise results in perturbations to numerous biomarkers. An understanding of these is important when analysing samples from individuals who have recently performed such exercise...
  14. doi request reprint Exercise and type 2 diabetes: new prescription for an old problem
    Stephen R Bird
    Exercise Metabolism Group, School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, Bundoora, Victoria 3083, Australia
    Maturitas 72:311-6. 2012
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