Affiliation: University of Sydney
- Groin injuries in professional rugby league players: a prospective studyDonna O'Connor
Human Movement and Health Education, Faculty of Education, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
J Sports Sci 22:629-36. 2004....
- Effects of six weeks of beta-hydroxy-beta-methylbutyrate (HMB) and HMB/creatine supplementation on strength, power, and anthropometry of highly trained athletesDonna M O'Connor
Faculty of Education, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
J Strength Cond Res 21:419-23. 2007..HMB and HMBCr were concluded to have no ergogenic effect on muscular strength and endurance, leg power, or anthropometry when taken orally by highly trained male athletes over 6 weeks...
- The effects of beta-hydroxy-beta-methylbutyrate (HMB) and HMB/creatine supplementation on indices of health in highly trained athletesMelissa J Crowe
Institute of Sport and Exercise Science at James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, 4811, Australia
Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 13:184-97. 2003..However, the majority of these readings remained within normal range. HMB and HMBCr were concluded to have no adverse effects on the parameters evaluated in this study when taken orally by highly trained male athletes over a 6-wk period...
- Effects of dietary leucine supplementation on exercise performanceMelissa J Crowe
Institute of Sport and Exercise Science, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811, Australia
Eur J Appl Physiol 97:664-72. 2006..Six weeks' dietary leucine supplementation significantly improved endurance performance and upper body power in outrigger canoeists without significant change in the plasma ratio of tryptophan to BCAA...
- Physiological and cognitive responses to caffeine during repeated, high-intensity exerciseMelissa J Crowe
Institute of Sport and Exercise Science, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 16:528-44. 2006..Caffeine had no significant effect on peak power, work output, RPE, or peak heart rate. In conclusion, caffeine had no ergogenic effect on repeated, maximal cycling bouts and may be detrimental to anaerobic performance...