David Michael Frost

Summary

Affiliation: University of Waterloo
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A comparison of the kinematics, kinetics and muscle activity between pneumatic and free weight resistance
    David Michael Frost
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, N2L 3G1, Canada
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:937-56. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Using the Functional Movement Screen™ to evaluate the effectiveness of training
    David M Frost
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Strength Cond Res 26:1620-30. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Is there a low-back cost to hip-centric exercise? Quantifying the lumbar spine joint compression and shear forces during movements used to overload the hips
    David M Frost
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Sports Sci 30:859-70. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Have we underestimated the kinematic and kinetic benefits of non-ballistic motion?
    David M Frost
    School of Exercise, Biomedical and Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, WA, Australia
    Sports Biomech 7:372-85. 2008
  5. doi request reprint PLAD (personal lift assistive device) stiffness affects the lumbar flexion/extension moment and the posterior chain EMG during symmetrical lifting tasks
    David M Frost
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1, Canada
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 19:e403-12. 2009
  6. doi request reprint A novel approach to identify the end of the concentric phase during ballistic upper-body movements
    David M Frost
    School of Exercise, Biomedical and Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 24:282-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint A biomechanical evaluation of resistance: fundamental concepts for training and sports performance
    David M Frost
    School of Exercise, Biomedical and Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia, Australia
    Sports Med 40:303-26. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Stepping back to improve sprint performance: a kinetic analysis of the first step forwards
    David M Frost
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Strength Cond Res 25:2721-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint A comparison of the kinematics, kinetics and muscle activity between pneumatic and free weight resistance
    David Michael Frost
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, N2L 3G1, Canada
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:937-56. 2008
    ..In summary, pneumatic resistance may offer specific advantages over loads comprising only mass (FW and BALL), although not without its own limitations...
  2. doi request reprint Using the Functional Movement Screen™ to evaluate the effectiveness of training
    David M Frost
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Strength Cond Res 26:1620-30. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Is there a low-back cost to hip-centric exercise? Quantifying the lumbar spine joint compression and shear forces during movements used to overload the hips
    David M Frost
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Sports Sci 30:859-70. 2012
    ..Before using any exercise to improve hip function, the potential benefits should be weighed against "costs" to neighbouring joints...
  4. doi request reprint Have we underestimated the kinematic and kinetic benefits of non-ballistic motion?
    David M Frost
    School of Exercise, Biomedical and Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, WA, Australia
    Sports Biomech 7:372-85. 2008
    ..Including a period of negative work may underestimate all kinematic and kinetic variables dependent on the time to, or position of, the end of the lifting phase, for non-ballistic efforts...
  5. doi request reprint PLAD (personal lift assistive device) stiffness affects the lumbar flexion/extension moment and the posterior chain EMG during symmetrical lifting tasks
    David M Frost
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1, Canada
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 19:e403-12. 2009
    ..0%), squat (18.4%) and freestyle (17.4%) lifts without changing peak lumbar flexion. Each increase in PLAD stiffness further reduced the muscle activity of the posterior chain and the dynamic lumbar moment...
  6. doi request reprint A novel approach to identify the end of the concentric phase during ballistic upper-body movements
    David M Frost
    School of Exercise, Biomedical and Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 24:282-6. 2010
    ..A direct method of measurement may be the most appropriate way to provide an accurate assessment of the means or temporal variables of any ballistic movement...
  7. doi request reprint A biomechanical evaluation of resistance: fundamental concepts for training and sports performance
    David M Frost
    School of Exercise, Biomedical and Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia, Australia
    Sports Med 40:303-26. 2010
    ..Future research should place further emphasis on understanding the mechanical advantages/disadvantages inherent to the resistance types being used during training, so as to elicit the greatest improvements in athletic performance...
  8. doi request reprint Stepping back to improve sprint performance: a kinetic analysis of the first step forwards
    David M Frost
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Strength Cond Res 25:2721-8. 2011
    ..42 ≤ r ≤ 0.75). The false start appears to be advantageous over short distances by improving push-off and the temporal characteristics of the first step...