Tim Meyer

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Affiliation: Saarland University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Is determination of exercise intensities as percentages of VO2max or HRmax adequate?
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of the Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:1342-5. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory gas exchange measurements--current status and future options
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Med 26:S19-27. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Running 8000 m fast or slow: Are there differences in energy cost and fat metabolism?
    Friederike Rosenberger
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1789-93. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Physiological characteristics of badminton match play
    Oliver Faude
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Clinical Medicine, University of Saarland, Campus Bldg B 8 2, 66123, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:479-85. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Routine blood parameters in elite soccer players
    T Meyer
    University of Saarland, Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Med 32:875-81. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint A conceptual framework for performance diagnosis and training prescription from submaximal gas exchange parameters--theory and application
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Med 26:S38-48. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint An alternative approach for exercise prescription and efficacy testing in patients with chronic heart failure: a randomized controlled training study
    Tim Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Clinical Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Am Heart J 149:e1-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Peak oxygen uptake. Myth and truth about an internationally accepted reference value
    T Meyer
    Institut für Sport und Präventivmedizin, Universität des Saarlandes Campus, Geb 39 1, 66123 Saarbrucken, Germany
    Z Kardiol 94:255-64. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Does cumulating endurance training at the weekends impair training effectiveness?
    Tim Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:578-84. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of low-intensity endurance training
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Med 28:33-9. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Is determination of exercise intensities as percentages of VO2max or HRmax adequate?
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of the Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:1342-5. 1999
    ..Often exercise intensities are defined as percentages of maximal oxygen uptake (VO2max) or heart rate (HRmax)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory gas exchange measurements--current status and future options
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Med 26:S19-27. 2005
    ..g. by specifically designed training. Also, the extension of descriptive/cross-sectional investigations to typical training sessions will be worthwhile...
  3. ncbi request reprint Running 8000 m fast or slow: Are there differences in energy cost and fat metabolism?
    Friederike Rosenberger
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1789-93. 2005
    ..To compare energy requirements and substrate use for running a given distance fast versus slow under field conditions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Physiological characteristics of badminton match play
    Oliver Faude
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Clinical Medicine, University of Saarland, Campus Bldg B 8 2, 66123, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:479-85. 2007
    ..A well-developed aerobic endurance capacity seems necessary for fast recovery between rallies or intensive training workouts...
  5. doi request reprint Routine blood parameters in elite soccer players
    T Meyer
    University of Saarland, Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Med 32:875-81. 2011
    ..Trial Registration: NCT00946855 Effect of Elite Soccer Training on Routine Laboratory Parameters (SOCCERLAB), http://www.clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00946855?term=soccerlab&rank=1...
  6. ncbi request reprint A conceptual framework for performance diagnosis and training prescription from submaximal gas exchange parameters--theory and application
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Med 26:S38-48. 2005
    ..Finally, some approaches of using gas exchange thresholds for exercise prescription in athletes, healthy subjects, and chronically diseased patients are addressed...
  7. ncbi request reprint An alternative approach for exercise prescription and efficacy testing in patients with chronic heart failure: a randomized controlled training study
    Tim Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Clinical Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Am Heart J 149:e1-7. 2005
    ..However, the use of submaximal parameters might represent an alternative approach...
  8. ncbi request reprint Peak oxygen uptake. Myth and truth about an internationally accepted reference value
    T Meyer
    Institut für Sport und Präventivmedizin, Universität des Saarlandes Campus, Geb 39 1, 66123 Saarbrucken, Germany
    Z Kardiol 94:255-64. 2005
    ..It is evident that failure to strictly follow such recommendations might result in misleading ergometric findings and, thus, in over- or underestimation of endurance capacity and/ or training effects...
  9. ncbi request reprint Does cumulating endurance training at the weekends impair training effectiveness?
    Tim Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:578-84. 2006
    ..Due to occupational restrictions many people's recreational endurance activities are confined to the weekends. We intended to clarify if cumulating the training load in such a way diminishes endurance gains...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of low-intensity endurance training
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Med 28:33-9. 2007
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  11. doi request reprint Exercise at given percentages of VO2max: heterogeneous metabolic responses between individuals
    Friederike Scharhag-Rosenberger
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    J Sci Med Sport 13:74-9. 2010
    ..This holds true even in subgroups of similar aerobic capacity. Thus, intensity prescription for endurance training and study purposes should not be solely based upon percentages of VO(2max) when a comparable metabolic strain is intended...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility and clinical significance of exercise-induced increases in cardiac troponins and N-terminal pro brain natriuretic peptide in endurance athletes
    Jurgen Scharhag
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:388-97. 2006
    ..In addition, they allow risk stratification in cardiovascular patients. The clinical significance of increases in cardiac markers after strenuous endurance exercise in obviously healthy athletes is unclear...
  13. ncbi request reprint Different effects of two regeneration regimens on immunological parameters in cyclists
    Tim Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Faculty of Clinical Medicine, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1743-9. 2004
    ..To investigate the effect of 4-d active regeneration of different duration on immunological parameters after 2 wk of intensive training...
  14. doi request reprint High intensity interval training vs. high-volume running training during pre-season conditioning in high-level youth football: a cross-over trial
    Oliver Faude
    Saarland University, Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarbrucken, Germany
    J Sports Sci 31:1441-50. 2013
    ..Jump heights deteriorated significantly after both training periods (P < 0.003). Both training programmes seem to be promising means to improve endurance capacity in high-level youth football players during pre-season conditioning...
  15. ncbi request reprint Critical evaluation of a badminton-specific endurance test
    Michael Fuchs
    Inst of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Physiol Perform 9:249-55. 2014
    ..This study aimed at analyzing the influence of various fitness dimensions on BST performance...
  16. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of pacing profiles in elite swimmers
    Sabrina Skorski
    Inst of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarland University, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Physiol Perform 9:217-25. 2014
    ..To analyze the reproducibility of pacing in elite swimmers during competitions and to compare heats and finals within 1 event...
  17. doi request reprint Intensity control in swim training by means of the individual anaerobic threshold
    Sabrina Skorski
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarland University, Saarbrucken, Germany
    J Strength Cond Res 26:3304-11. 2012
    ..The observed average bLa is in the range of those recommended in the scientific literature...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of graded carbohydrate supplementation on the immune response in cycling
    Jurgen Scharhag
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:286-92. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that the ingestion of carbohydrate (6 or 12% CHO beverages; placebo (P) without CHO) during exercise attenuates the exercise-induced immune response in a dose-dependent manner...
  19. ncbi request reprint Anaerobic exercise induces moderate acute phase response
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, 66041 Saarbrucken, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:549-55. 2001
    ..It was intended to compare the immune reaction after single and repeated short bouts of anaerobic exercise...
  20. ncbi request reprint Can serum NT-proBNP detect changes of functional capacity in patients with chronic heart failure?
    T Meyer
    Institut für Sport und Präventivmedizin, Universität des Saarlandes Campus, Geb 39 1, 66123 Saarbrucken, Germany
    Z Kardiol 93:540-5. 2004
    ..In determining alterations of functional capacity ergometric testing cannot be replaced by serial determinations of NT-proBNP...
  21. doi request reprint Resting ECG findings in elite football players
    Philipp Bohm
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarland University, Saarbrucken, Germany
    J Sports Sci 31:1475-80. 2013
    ..Resting ECG changes amongst elite football players are common. Adjustment of the ESC criteria by adapting proposed time limits for the ECG (e.g. QTc, PR) should further reduce the rate of false-positive results...
  22. doi request reprint Sudden cardiac death in football
    Philipp Bohm
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarland University, Saarbrucken, Germany
    J Sports Sci 31:1451-9. 2013
    ..Establishment of sport-specific and national registers for SCD should certainly contribute to a better understanding of this highly important topic...
  23. doi request reprint Association between postexercise hypotension and long-term training-induced blood pressure reduction: a pilot study
    Anne Hecksteden
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbruecken, Germany
    Clin J Sport Med 23:58-63. 2013
    ..The main hypothesis of the present study was an association between postexercise hypotension after an exhaustive exercise test and chronic blood pressure reductions in response to an endurance training program...
  24. doi request reprint Time course of changes in endurance capacity: a 1-yr training study
    Friederike Scharhag-Rosenberger
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:1130-7. 2009
    ..To investigate the magnitude and the time course of changes in endurance capacity during the first year of an aerobic endurance training program with constant HR prescription...
  25. ncbi request reprint Metabolic profile of 4 h cycling in the field with varying amounts of carbohydrate supply
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Faculty of Clinical Medicine, 66041 Saarbrucken, Germany
    Eur J Appl Physiol 88:431-7. 2003
    ..This proves that earlier laboratory findings can be replicated under field conditions using modern portable equipment...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cooling and performance recovery of trained athletes: a meta-analytical review
    Wigand Poppendieck
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarland University, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Physiol Perform 8:227-42. 2013
    ..As many studies have included untrained subjects, the transfer of those results to trained athletes is questionable...
  27. doi request reprint Pre-cooling and sports performance: a meta-analytical review
    Melissa Wegmann
    Saarland University, Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarbrcken, Germany
    Sports Med 42:545-64. 2012
    ..In particular, well trained athletes may benefit in a typical competition setting with practical and relevant effects. With respect to feasibility, cold drinks, cooling packs and cooling vests can be regarded as best-practice methods...
  28. ncbi request reprint Exercise programmes for patients with chronic heart failure
    Tim Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Sports Med 34:939-54. 2004
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  29. doi request reprint Lactate threshold concepts: how valid are they?
    Oliver Faude
    Institute of Sports Medicine, University Paderborn, Paderborn, Germany
    Sports Med 39:469-90. 2009
    ..The presented framework may help to clarify some aspects of the controversy and may give a rationale for performance diagnosis and training prescription in future research as well as in sports practice...
  30. ncbi request reprint Football to tackle overweight in children
    O Faude
    Department of Sports and Health, Institute of Sports Medicine, University of Paderborn, Paderborn, Germany
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 20:103-10. 2010
    ..These results provide further evidence that playing football has significant health effects...
  31. doi request reprint Exercise-induced increases in NT-proBNP are not related to the exercise-induced immune response
    J Scharhag
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Campus, Building B 8 2, University of Saarland, 66123 Saarbrucken, Germany
    Br J Sports Med 42:383-5. 2008
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of inline speedskating--incremental tests and effect of drafting
    A Krieg
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of the Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Med 27:818-23. 2006
    ..However, the derivation of exercise prescriptions from a stepwise cycling test does not seem appropriate. The drafting effect of inline speedskating is within the range known from cycling...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Competitive sports and dilated cardiomyopathy: the case of a 32-year-old soccer player with ventricular tachycardia]
    J Scharhag
    Institut für Sport und Präventivmedizin, Universitat des Saarlandes, Saarbrucken
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 128:141-4. 2003
    ..The physical examination and an exercise electrocardiogram were carried out by his general practitioner up to 19 s at 350 W and a heart rate of 147/min without showing any abnormalities...
  34. ncbi request reprint Mobilization and oxidative burst of neutrophils are influenced by carbohydrate supplementation during prolonged cycling in humans
    J Scharhag
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Postfach 15 11 50, 66041 Saarbrucken, Germany
    Eur J Appl Physiol 87:584-7. 2002
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Volume vs. intensity in the training of competitive swimmers
    O Faude
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Med 29:906-12. 2008
    ..It is concluded that, for a period of 4 weeks, high-training volumes have no advantage compared to high-intensity training of lower volume...
  36. pmc Inhaled beta2 agonists and performance in competitive athletes
    W Kindermann
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Clinical Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Br J Sports Med 40:i43-7. 2006
    ..To provide an overview of the current literature on the use of inhaled beta2 agonists in non-asthmatic competitive athletes, and to assess the performance enhancing effect of inhaled beta2 agonists...
  37. ncbi request reprint Bicuspid aortic valve: evaluation of the ability to participate in competitive sports: case reports of two soccer players
    Jurgen Scharhag
    Institut für Sport and Präventivmedizin, Universitat des Saarlandes, 66123 Saarbrucken, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 95:228-34. 2006
    ..In addition, the left ventricular hypertrophy has to be considered as pathologic. Therefore, the athlete was only allowed to exercise in recreational sports with low and easily controllable intensities...
  38. pmc Does prolonged cycling of moderate intensity affect immune cell function?
    J Scharhag
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Campus, Building 39 1, 66123 Saarbrucken, Germany
    Br J Sports Med 39:171-7; discussion 171-7. 2005
    ..However, there are only few data on immune cell function after prolonged cycling at moderate intensities typical for road cycling training sessions...
  39. pmc Cardiocirculatory and metabolic responses at different walking intensities
    M Schwarz
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Br J Sports Med 40:64-7. 2006
    ..Therefore this explorative study investigated the cardiovascular and metabolic load resulting from different walking intensities derived from maximal velocity (Vmax) during an incremental treadmill walking test...
  40. doi request reprint Irisin and exercise training in humans - results from a randomized controlled training trial
    Anne Hecksteden
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarland University, 66123 Saarbrucken, Germany
    BMC Med 11:235. 2013
    ..Therefore, the present study aimed to determine whether irisin concentration is increased after regular exercise training in humans...
  41. ncbi request reprint Cooling and performance recovery of trained athletes: a meta-analytical review
    Wigand Poppendieck
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarland University, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Physiol Perform 8:227-42. 2013
    ..4%, g = 0.28). However, under appropriate conditions (whole-body cooling, recovery from sprint exercise), postexercise cooling seems to have positive effects that are large enough to be relevant for competitive athletes...
  42. doi request reprint Straight sprinting is the most frequent action in goal situations in professional football
    Oliver Faude
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarland University, Saarbrucken, Germany
    J Sports Sci 30:625-31. 2012
    ..In conclusion, straight sprinting is the most frequent action in goal situations. Power and speed abilities are important within decisive situations in professional football and, thus, should be included in fitness testing and training...
  43. doi request reprint Effects of one year aerobic endurance training on resting metabolic rate and exercise fat oxidation in previously untrained men and women. Metabolic endurance training adaptations
    F Scharhag-Rosenberger
    University of Saarland, Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Med 31:498-504. 2010
    ..In contrast, a constant training stimulus within the ACSM-recommendations elicits sustained improvements in MFO over at least one year of training...
  44. ncbi request reprint Maximal oxygen uptake during field running does not exceed that measured during treadmill exercise
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, 66041 Saarbrucken, Germany
    Eur J Appl Physiol 88:387-9. 2003
    ..The determination of .VO(2max) is not a reasonable application for ambulatory gas exchange measurements because laboratory values are not surpassed...
  45. pmc Associations between acute and chronic effects of exercise on indicators of metabolic health: a pilot training trial
    Anne Hecksteden
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarland University, Saarbrucken, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e81181. 2013
    ..Therefore, the present study aims to test the association of acute changes in indicators of metabolic health after an exhaustive exercise test and the respective chronic changes in response to an endurance training program...
  46. pmc Is lactic acidosis a cause of exercise induced hyperventilation at the respiratory compensation point?
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Campus Building 39 1, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken 66123, Germany
    Br J Sports Med 38:622-5. 2004
    ..Its physiological meaning has not yet been definitely determined, but the most common explanation is a failure of the body's buffering mechanisms which leads to metabolic (lactic) acidosis. It was intended to test this experimentally...
  47. ncbi request reprint Return to play after acute infectious disease in football players
    Jurgen Scharhag
    a Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarland University, Saarbrucken, Germany
    J Sports Sci 32:1237-42. 2014
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Recovery training in cyclists: ergometric, hormonal and psychometric findings
    O Faude
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 19:433-41. 2009
    ..It is concluded that low-intensity training of a 1-h duration each day is more appropriate for recovery after an IT period than 3 h...
  49. ncbi request reprint Reliability of gas exchange measurements from two different spiroergometry systems
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Int J Sports Med 22:593-7. 2001
    ..This is important to decide if longitudinal changes in gas exchange measurements represent clinically meaningful differences in performance or merely inconsistencies of the measuring tool...
  50. doi request reprint The reliability of fat
    T Meyer
    Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Germany
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 19:213-21. 2009
    ..91 L/min (total VO(2)) and 0.32 L/min (VO(2Fat)). In conclusion, spontaneous intraindividual variability in Fat(max) appears too large to recommend the use of this parameter for the prescription of training intensity...
  51. ncbi request reprint Doubtful validity of the Yo-Yo intermittent recovery test
    Wilfried Kindermann
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:2119; author reply 2120. 2003
  52. ncbi request reprint [Exercise training in heart failure]
    Michael Kindermann
    Innere Medizin III Kardiologie Angiologie, Universitat des Saarlandes, Universitätsklinik Homburg Saar, Germany
    Herz 28:153-65. 2003
    ..In the last 20 years, numerous studies have demonstrated that chronic heart failure patients in NYHA classes II and III benefit from physical training without deterioration of their cardiac function...
  53. ncbi request reprint Determination of "Fatmax"with 1 h cycling protocols of constant load
    Tim Meyer
    Institute of Sports Medicine, University of Paderborn, Paderborn, Germany
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 32:249-56. 2007
    ..Intra-individual day-to-day variation might render the use of several tests of long duration less applicable than incremental testing with stages of sufficient duration...
  54. ncbi request reprint Systemic treatment and liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: two ends of the therapeutic spectrum
    Andrew Burroughs
    Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Medicine Department, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Lancet Oncol 5:409-18. 2004
    ..In this review, we focus on two ends of the therapeutic spectrum--transplantation, which is highly effective but applicable to only a few patients, and systemic chemotherapy, which is of uncertain benefit but widely applicable...
  55. ncbi request reprint Bicarbonate infusion and pH clamp moderately reduce hyperventilation during ramp exercise in humans
    Francois Peronnet
    Département de Kinésiologie, Universite de Montreal, CP 6128, Centre Ville, Montreal, QC, Canada H3C3J7
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 102:426-8. 2007
    ..These data suggest that the decrease in plasma pH is one of the factors that contribute to the hyperventilation observed at high workloads...