Michael J Duncan

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Affiliation: Coventry University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The effect of caffeine ingestion on mood state and bench press performance to failure
    Michael J Duncan
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Biomolecular and Sports Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, United Kingdom
    J Strength Cond Res 25:178-85. 2011
  2. doi request reprint The effect of green exercise on blood pressure, heart rate and mood state in primary school children
    Michael J Duncan
    Sport and Exercise Applied Research Group, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry CV1 5HB, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:3678-88. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of heavy back squats on repeated sprint performance in trained men
    M J Duncan
    Department of Biomolecular and Sports Sciences Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 54:238-43. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Acute caffeine ingestion enhances strength performance and reduces perceived exertion and muscle pain perception during resistance exercise
    Michael J Duncan
    Biomolecular and Sports Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Eur J Sport Sci 13:392-9. 2013
  5. doi request reprint The effect of a caffeinated energy drink on various psychological measures during submaximal cycling
    Michael J Duncan
    Department of Biomolecular and Sports Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Physiol Behav 116:60-5. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Associations between body mass index, waist circumference and body shape index with resting blood pressure in Portuguese adolescents
    Michael J Duncan
    Sport and Exercise Applied Research Group, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 40:163-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Peak power prediction in junior basketballers: comparing linear and allometric models
    Michael J Duncan
    Human Performance Laboratory, Coventry University, Coventry, United Kingdom
    J Strength Cond Res 27:597-603. 2013
  8. pmc The association between cardiovascular disease risk and parental educational level in Portuguese children
    Michael J Duncan
    Sport and Exercise Applied Research Group, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:4311-20. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint The acute effect of a caffeine-containing energy drink on mood state, readiness to invest effort, and resistance exercise to failure
    Michael J Duncan
    Department of Biomolecular and Sports Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, United Kingdom
    J Strength Cond Res 26:2858-65. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Comparisons between inverted body mass index and body mass index as proxies for body fatness and risk factors for metabolic risk and cardiorespiratory fitness in Portuguese adolescents
    Michael J Duncan
    Sport and Exercise Applied Research Group, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, United Kingdom
    Am J Hum Biol 24:618-25. 2012

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Publications24

  1. doi request reprint The effect of caffeine ingestion on mood state and bench press performance to failure
    Michael J Duncan
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Biomolecular and Sports Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, United Kingdom
    J Strength Cond Res 25:178-85. 2011
    ..001) compared to scores pre exercise across conditions. Caffeine ingestion enhances performance in short-term, resistance exercise to failure and may favorably change the mood state response to exercise compared to a placebo...
  2. doi request reprint The effect of green exercise on blood pressure, heart rate and mood state in primary school children
    Michael J Duncan
    Sport and Exercise Applied Research Group, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry CV1 5HB, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:3678-88. 2014
    ..0001). Gender was not significant in any analyses (p > 0.05). Thus, the present study identifies an augmented post exercise hypotensive effect for children following green exercise compared to exercise alone. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of heavy back squats on repeated sprint performance in trained men
    M J Duncan
    Department of Biomolecular and Sports Sciences Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 54:238-43. 2014
    ..This study examined the impact of post activation potentiation on repeated sprint performance in trained Rugby Union players...
  4. doi request reprint Acute caffeine ingestion enhances strength performance and reduces perceived exertion and muscle pain perception during resistance exercise
    Michael J Duncan
    Biomolecular and Sports Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Eur J Sport Sci 13:392-9. 2013
    ..Therefore, acute caffeine ingestion not only enhances resistance exercise performance to failure but also reduces perception of exertion and muscle pain...
  5. doi request reprint The effect of a caffeinated energy drink on various psychological measures during submaximal cycling
    Michael J Duncan
    Department of Biomolecular and Sports Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Physiol Behav 116:60-5. 2013
    ..No gender differences were evident (P>.05). The data revealed positive effects of energy drink ingestion on perception of exertion, leg muscle pain perception and readiness to invest effort during submaximal cycling in active adults...
  6. doi request reprint Associations between body mass index, waist circumference and body shape index with resting blood pressure in Portuguese adolescents
    Michael J Duncan
    Sport and Exercise Applied Research Group, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 40:163-7. 2013
    ..Recently a body shape index (ABSI) has been suggested as superior to body mass index (BMI, kg/m(2)) and waist circumference (WC) as a measure of disease risk...
  7. doi request reprint Peak power prediction in junior basketballers: comparing linear and allometric models
    Michael J Duncan
    Human Performance Laboratory, Coventry University, Coventry, United Kingdom
    J Strength Cond Res 27:597-603. 2013
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  8. pmc The association between cardiovascular disease risk and parental educational level in Portuguese children
    Michael J Duncan
    Sport and Exercise Applied Research Group, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:4311-20. 2012
    ..In Portuguese children, significantly greater CVD risk was found for children of high PEL, while higher BMI was associated with greater CVD risk...
  9. ncbi request reprint The acute effect of a caffeine-containing energy drink on mood state, readiness to invest effort, and resistance exercise to failure
    Michael J Duncan
    Department of Biomolecular and Sports Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, United Kingdom
    J Strength Cond Res 26:2858-65. 2012
    ..These results suggest that acute ingestion of a caffeine-containing energy drink can enhance resistance exercise performance to failure and positively enhance psychophysiological factors related to exertion in trained men...
  10. doi request reprint Comparisons between inverted body mass index and body mass index as proxies for body fatness and risk factors for metabolic risk and cardiorespiratory fitness in Portuguese adolescents
    Michael J Duncan
    Sport and Exercise Applied Research Group, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, United Kingdom
    Am J Hum Biol 24:618-25. 2012
    ..To compare inverted body mass index (iBMI, cm(2) /kg) and body mass index (BMI, kg/m(2) ) as predictors of body fatness, metabolic risk, and cardiovascular fitness in adolescents...
  11. doi request reprint Brief report: understanding intention to be physically active and physical activity behaviour in adolescents from a low socio-economic status background: an application of the Theory of Planned Behaviour
    Michael J Duncan
    Department of Biomolecular and Sports Sciences, James Starley Building, Coventry University, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    J Adolesc 35:761-4. 2012
    ..7% of the variance (p = 0.001). Therefore, attitude and PBC successfully predicts intention towards physical activity and PBC predicts physical activity behaviour in British adolescents from lower-than-average socio-economic backgrounds...
  12. ncbi request reprint Acute caffeine ingestion enhances performance and dampens muscle pain following resistance exercise to failure
    M J Duncan
    Department of Biomolecular and Sports Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 52:280-5. 2012
    ..Specifically, caffeine ingestion enhances muscular strength performance and reduces upper body muscle pain perception immediately following a bout of high-intensity resistance exercise to failure...
  13. doi request reprint Ambulatory physical activity levels of white and South Asian children in Central England
    Michael J Duncan
    Department of Biomolecular and Sports Studies, Coventry University, UK
    Acta Paediatr 101:e156-62. 2012
    ..To assess ambulatory physical activity in white and south Asian children from Central England and to examine variation in activity between weekdays and weekends...
  14. doi request reprint The effect of caffeine ingestion on field hockey skill performance following physical fatigue
    Michael J Duncan
    Department of Biomolecular and Sport Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Res Sports Med 20:25-36. 2012
    ..01) and mental effort (P = 0.01) were significantly higher in the caffeine condition. Caffeine ingestion may therefore be effective in offsetting decrements in skilled performance associated with fatigue...
  15. doi request reprint The relationship between resting blood pressure, body mass index and lean body mass index in British children
    Michael J Duncan
    Department of Biomolecular and Sports Science, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 38:324-9. 2011
    ..However, lean body mass index (LBMI, cm(2)/kg) has been suggested as a better means than body mass index (BMI, kg/m(2)) by which to consider the relations between weight status and health indices in children...
  16. doi request reprint The effect of a physiological concentration of caffeine on the endurance of maximally and submaximally stimulated mouse soleus muscle
    Jason Tallis
    Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, James Starley Building, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    J Physiol Sci 63:125-32. 2013
    ..2 %). Findings are activation-dependent such that, during high frequency stimulation, caffeine accelerates fatigue, whereas, during low frequency stimulation, caffeine delays fatigue...
  17. ncbi request reprint Peak-power estimation equations in 12- to 16-year old children: comparing linear with allometric models
    Michael J Duncan
    Dept of Biomolecular and Sports Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 25:385-93. 2013
    ..910, p = .001) and no significant difference (p = .151) between PP(actual) and PP(est) using this equation. The allometric and linear models determined from this study provide accurate models to estimate peak power in children...
  18. doi request reprint Evaluation of peak power prediction equations in male basketball players
    Michael J Duncan
    Human Performance Laboratory, University of Derby, Derby, United Kingdom
    J Strength Cond Res 22:1379-81. 2008
    ..and Sayers squat jump prediction equations, 12% for the Canavan and Vescovi equation, and 6% for the Sayers countermovement jump equation. In all cases peak power was underestimated...
  19. doi request reprint The relationship between pedometer-determined physical activity, body mass index and lean body mass index in children
    Michael J Duncan
    Department of Biomolecular and Sports Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Int J Pediatr Obes 5:445-50. 2010
    ..To cross-sectionally assess weekend to weekday variation of physical activity in British children and to consider the role of Body Mass Index (BMI, W/H(2)) and Lean Body Mass Index (LBMI, H(2)/W) when examining this issue...
  20. doi request reprint Overweight and reduced heart rate variability in British children: an exploratory study
    Samantha L Birch
    Department of Biomolecular and Sport Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Prev Med 55:430-2. 2012
    ..To investigate the associations between heart rate variability (HRV) and weight status in children...
  21. doi request reprint Cross validation of ROC generated thresholds for field assessed aerobic fitness related to weight status and cardiovascular disease risk in Portuguese young people
    Michael J Duncan
    Sport and Exercise Applied Research Group, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, United Kingdom
    Am J Hum Biol 25:751-5. 2013
    ..To examine the efficacy of aerobic fitness thresholds in predicting weight status and cardiovascular disease risk (CVD) in young people...
  22. doi request reprint The effect of physiological concentrations of caffeine on the power output of maximally and submaximally stimulated mouse EDL (fast) and soleus (slow) muscle
    Jason Tallis
    Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 112:64-71. 2012
    ..This caffeine-induced increase in force could provide similar benefit across a range of exercise intensities, with greater gains likely in activities powered by slower muscle fiber type...
  23. doi request reprint Does a physiological concentration of taurine increase acute muscle power output, time to fatigue, and recovery in isolated mouse soleus (slow) muscle with or without the presence of caffeine?
    Jason Tallis
    Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, James Starley Building, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    Can J Physiol Pharmacol 92:42-9. 2014
    ..The ergogenic benefit posed by TC was not different from the effects of caffeine alone, suggesting no acute ergogenic benefit of taurine. ..
  24. pmc Functional movement is negatively associated with weight status and positively associated with physical activity in british primary school children
    Michael J Duncan
    Department of Biomolecular and Sports Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    J Obes 2012:697563. 2012
    ....