Bernd Wolfarth

Summary

Affiliation: Klinikum rechts der Isar
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Self-reported asthma and allergies in top athletes compared to the general population - results of the German part of the GA2LEN-Olympic study 2008
    Silke Thomas
    Unit for Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology and NetTeaching, Institute and Outpatient Clinic for Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Clinical Center of the Ludwig Maximilian University, Ziemssenstr, 1, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 6:31. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between a beta2-adrenergic receptor polymorphism and elite endurance performance
    Bernd Wolfarth
    Department of Preventive and Rehabilitative Sports Medicine, Technical University Munich, 80809, Munich, Germany
    Metabolism 56:1649-51. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Ergogenic effects of inhaled beta2-agonists in non-asthmatic athletes
    Bernd Wolfarth
    Department of Preventive and Rehabilitative Sports Medicine, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 39:75-87, ix. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene polymorphism and elite endurance athlete status: the Genathlete study
    B Wolfarth
    Department of Preventive and Rehabilitative Sports Medicine, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:485-90. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [World Football Championship 2006--anti-doping regulations]
    B Wolfarth
    Präventive und Rehabilitative Sportmedizin, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:41-3. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint [FIFA World Cup 2006--healthcare services]
    B Wolfarth
    Präventive und Rehabilitative Sportmedizin, Klinikum rechts der Isar, TU Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:28-30. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Leptin, adiponectin, and short-term and long-term weight loss after a lifestyle intervention in obese children
    Monika Siegrist
    Department of Prevention, Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine, Technische Universitat Munchen, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Munich, Germany
    Nutrition 29:851-7. 2013
  8. doi request reprint The cardio-metabolic risk of moderate and severe obesity in children and adolescents
    Melanie Rank
    Department of Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Sports Medicine, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    J Pediatr 163:137-42. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Repolarization perturbation and hypomagnesemia after extreme exercise
    Johannes Scherr
    Department of Prevention and Sports Medicine, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Munich, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1637-43. 2012
  10. pmc Long-term effects of an inpatient weight-loss program in obese children and the role of genetic predisposition-rationale and design of the LOGIC-trial
    Melanie Rank
    Department of Prevention, Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine, Technische Universitat Munchen, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Munich, Germany
    BMC Pediatr 12:30. 2012

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc Self-reported asthma and allergies in top athletes compared to the general population - results of the German part of the GA2LEN-Olympic study 2008
    Silke Thomas
    Unit for Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology and NetTeaching, Institute and Outpatient Clinic for Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Clinical Center of the Ludwig Maximilian University, Ziemssenstr, 1, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 6:31. 2010
    ..However, most previous studies did not include a general population comparison group. We aimed to compare the prevalence of asthma, allergies and medical treatment in different groups of German top athletes to the general population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between a beta2-adrenergic receptor polymorphism and elite endurance performance
    Bernd Wolfarth
    Department of Preventive and Rehabilitative Sports Medicine, Technical University Munich, 80809, Munich, Germany
    Metabolism 56:1649-51. 2007
    ..In conclusion, we found suggestive evidence that the Arg16Gly polymorphism in the gene encoding for the beta(2)-adrenergic receptor may associate with endurance performance status in white men...
  3. doi request reprint Ergogenic effects of inhaled beta2-agonists in non-asthmatic athletes
    Bernd Wolfarth
    Department of Preventive and Rehabilitative Sports Medicine, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 39:75-87, ix. 2010
    ..From 2010 salbutamol and salmeterol are allowed by inhalation requiring a so called declaration of use...
  4. ncbi request reprint Endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene polymorphism and elite endurance athlete status: the Genathlete study
    B Wolfarth
    Department of Preventive and Rehabilitative Sports Medicine, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:485-90. 2008
    ..007). In summary, we found suggestive evidence that the 164 bp allele of the (CA)(n) repeat in intron 13 is associated with EEA status and may account for some of the differences between EEA and SC...
  5. ncbi request reprint [World Football Championship 2006--anti-doping regulations]
    B Wolfarth
    Präventive und Rehabilitative Sportmedizin, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:41-3. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint [FIFA World Cup 2006--healthcare services]
    B Wolfarth
    Präventive und Rehabilitative Sportmedizin, Klinikum rechts der Isar, TU Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:28-30. 2006
    ..The structures for the provision of medical care during the World Championship tournament are described taking the plans for the Munich venue as an example...
  7. doi request reprint Leptin, adiponectin, and short-term and long-term weight loss after a lifestyle intervention in obese children
    Monika Siegrist
    Department of Prevention, Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine, Technische Universitat Munchen, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Munich, Germany
    Nutrition 29:851-7. 2013
    ....
  8. doi request reprint The cardio-metabolic risk of moderate and severe obesity in children and adolescents
    Melanie Rank
    Department of Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Sports Medicine, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    J Pediatr 163:137-42. 2013
    ..To compare the cardio-metabolic risk profile between moderately obese and severely obese children and adolescents...
  9. doi request reprint Repolarization perturbation and hypomagnesemia after extreme exercise
    Johannes Scherr
    Department of Prevention and Sports Medicine, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Munich, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1637-43. 2012
    ..It is still unclear whether the electrophysiological correlate of these alterations can also be observed in ECG recordings, which indicate increased vulnerability for arrhythmias...
  10. pmc Long-term effects of an inpatient weight-loss program in obese children and the role of genetic predisposition-rationale and design of the LOGIC-trial
    Melanie Rank
    Department of Prevention, Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine, Technische Universitat Munchen, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Munich, Germany
    BMC Pediatr 12:30. 2012
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Nonalcoholic beer reduces inflammation and incidence of respiratory tract illness
    Johannes Scherr
    Department of Prevention and Sports Medicine, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Munich, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:18-26. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether ingestion of NAB polyphenols for 3 wk before and 2 wk after a marathon would attenuate postrace inflammation and decrease URTI incidence...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association of body composition and left ventricular dimensions in elite athletes
    Axel Pressler
    Department of Prevention and Sports Medicine, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:1194-204. 2012
    ..Correction for body composition is recommended for appropriate interpretation of equivocally altered cardiac dimensions. We sought to investigate the impact of body composition on athletes' heart...
  13. ncbi request reprint The human gene map for performance and health-related fitness phenotypes: the 2004 update
    Bernd Wolfarth
    Department of Preventive and Rehabilitative Sports Medicine, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:881-903. 2005
    ..But exercise science and sports medicine is generally lagging behind in terms of utilizing the advances in genetic and genomic technologies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Advances in exercise, fitness, and performance genomics in 2013
    Bernd Wolfarth
    1Preventive and Rehabilitative Sports Medicine, Technical University Munich, Munich, GERMANY 2Human Genomics Laboratory, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA 3Department of Kinesiology, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 4The Genetics of Obesity and Related Metabolic Traits Program, The Charles Bronfman Institute of Personalized Medicine, The Mindich Child Health and Development Institute, The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY and 5Department of Kinesiology, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:851-9. 2014
    ..Moreover, exercise genomics is rapidly embracing gene and pathway analysis to better define the underlying biology and provide a foundation for the study of human variation. ..
  15. doi request reprint Associations between Borg's rating of perceived exertion and physiological measures of exercise intensity
    Johannes Scherr
    Department of Prevention and Sports Medicine, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Georg Brauchle Ring 56, 80992 Munich, Germany
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:147-55. 2013
    ..Exercising at an RPE of 11-13 ("low") is recommended for less trained individuals, and an RPE of 13-15 may be recommended when more intense but still aerobic training is desired...
  16. ncbi request reprint Low-grade systemic inflammation in overweight children: impact of physical fitness
    Martin Halle
    Technical University, Munich, Germany
    Exerc Immunol Rev 10:66-74. 2004
    ..These data reveal that even in childhood inflammatory parameters are elevated in obesity and that physical fitness counteracts this association...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Sudden cardiac death in sports]
    M Halle
    Präventive und Rehabilitative Sportmedizin, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:38-40. 2006
    ....
  18. doi request reprint 72-h kinetics of high-sensitive troponin T and inflammatory markers after marathon
    Johannes Scherr
    Department of Prevention and Sports Medicine, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Munich, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1819-27. 2011
    ..However, it is still unclear whether this is caused by cardiomyocyte necrosis or secondary mechanisms such as ischemia, cardiac energy deficiency, increased inflammation, or renal dysfunction...
  19. doi request reprint Elevated Epstein-Barr virus loads and lower antibody titers in competitive athletes
    Dieter Hoffmann
    Institute of Virology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    J Med Virol 82:446-51. 2010
    ..These findings demonstrate that EBV is present at higher levels in athletes, but the antibody response is lower in athletes than in the controls. J. Med. Virol. 82:446-451, 2010. (c) 2010 Wiley-Liss, Inc...
  20. doi request reprint Association of a MTNR1B gene variant with fasting glucose and HOMA-B in children and adolescents with high BMI-SDS
    Christina Holzapfel
    Else Kroener Fresenius Centre for Nutritional Medicine, University Hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar, Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 164:205-12. 2011
    ..However, data are rather limited to the adult population and normal-weight children. So far, little is known whether similar associations are present in overweight and obese children and adolescents...
  21. doi request reprint Commentary on viewpoint: Perspective on the future use of genomics in exercise prescription
    Bernd Wolfarth
    J Appl Physiol 104:1252. 2008
  22. ncbi request reprint The human gene map for performance and health-related fitness phenotypes: the 2005 update
    Tuomo Rankinen
    Human Genomics Laboratory, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70808 4124, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1863-88. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus serostatus: no difference despite aberrant patterns in athletes and control group
    Torben Pottgiesser
    Medizinische Universitatsklinik, Abteilung Rehabilitative und Präventive Sportmedizin, Freiburg, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1782-91. 2006
    ..In addition, the purpose was to determine whether serology in athletes is more complex than in the general population...
  24. ncbi request reprint Comments on Point-Counterpoint "Positive effects of intermittent hypoxia (live high:train low) on exercise performance are/are not mediated primarily by augmented red cell volume"
    Bernd Wolfarth
    J Appl Physiol 100:369-70. 2006
  25. ncbi request reprint The human gene map for performance and health-related fitness phenotypes: the 2003 update
    Tuomo Rankinen
    Human Genomics Laboratory, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70808 4124, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1451-69. 2004
    ..Moreover, there are 15 mitochondrial genes in which sequence variants have been shown to influence relevant fitness and performance phenotypes...
  26. ncbi request reprint The human gene map for performance and health-related fitness phenotypes: the 2002 update
    Louis Perusse
    Department of Preventive Medicine Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1248-64. 2003
    ..To all these loci, one must add 14 mitochondrial genes in which sequence variants have been shown to influence relevant fitness and performance phenotypes...
  27. ncbi request reprint Blood volume and hemoglobin mass in endurance athletes from moderate altitude
    Walter Schmidt
    Dept of Sports Medicine and Sports Physiology, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1934-40. 2002
    ..To determine whether total hemoglobin (tHb) mass and total blood volume (BV) are influenced by training, by chronic altitude exposure, and possibly by the combination of both conditions...
  28. ncbi request reprint The human gene map for performance and health-related fitness phenotypes: the 2001 update
    Tuomo Rankinen
    Human Genomics Laboratory, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, 6400 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70808 4124, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1219-33. 2002
    ..Finally, 13 sequence variants in mitochondrial DNA have been shown to influence relevant fitness and performance phenotypes...