Andrew B Lemmey
- Are the benefits of a high-intensity progressive resistance training program sustained in rheumatoid arthritis patients? A 3-year followup studyAndrew B Lemmey
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, Bangor University, UK
Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:71-5. 2012..e., reduced fat mass [FM], increased lean mass [LM], and improved function) were retained...
- Effects of high-intensity resistance training in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a randomized controlled trialAndrew B Lemmey
Bangor University, Bangor, UK
Arthritis Rheum 61:1726-34. 2009..Additionally, to investigate the role of the insulin-like growth factor (IGF) system in exercise-induced muscle hypertrophy in the context of RA...
- Can progressive resistance training reverse cachexia in patients with rheumatoid arthritis? Results of a pilot studySamuele M Marcora
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, University of Wales Bangor, and Department of Rheumatology, Gwynedd Hospital, Bangor, Wales, UK
J Rheumatol 32:1031-9. 2005..A Phase II trial was performed as a preliminary test of the efficacy and safety of progressive resistance training (PRT) as adjunct treatment for rheumatoid cachexia...
- Intradialytic exercise as anabolic therapy in haemodialysis patients -- a pilot studyJamie H Macdonald
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, University of Wales Bangor, UK
Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 25:113-8. 2005....
- Randomized phase 2 trial of anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy for cachexia in patients with early rheumatoid arthritisSamuele M Marcora
School of Sport, Health, and Exercise Sciences, University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom
Am J Clin Nutr 84:1463-72. 2006..Tumor necrosis factor (TNF) is an important mediator of cachexia, and its blockade prevents catabolism in animal models. However, little evidence shows that anti-TNF therapy is effective in treating cachexia in humans...
- Skeletal muscle properties in rheumatoid arthritis patientsVerena Matschke
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, Bangor University, Wales, United Kingdom
Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:2149-55. 2010..This study explores the physiological muscle properties of a community-based population with stable RA...
- Patellar tendon properties and lower limb function in rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis versus healthy controls: a cross-sectional studyVerena Matschke
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, Bangor University, Bangor LL57 2DG, UK
ScientificWorldJournal 2013:514743. 2013..This study investigated patellar tendon (PT) properties in stable, established RA and AS patients...
- Muscle quality, architecture, and activation in cachectic patients with rheumatoid arthritisVerena Matschke
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, Bangor University, George Building, Gwynedd, UK
J Rheumatol 37:282-4. 2010..To explore muscle-specific force (force per physiological cross-sectional area, or PCSA) and muscle activation in cachectic patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
- Muscle insulin-like growth factor status, body composition, and functional capacity in hemodialysis patientsJamie H Macdonald
School of Sport, Health, and Exercise Sciences, University of Wales Bangor, Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales
J Ren Nutr 14:248-52. 2004....
- Exercising in a hot environment with muscle damage: effects on acute kidney injury biomarkers and kidney functionNaushad A Junglee
MRCP UKMRCPE, College of Health and Behavioural Sciences, George Bldg, Bangor Univ, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 2PZ, Wales, UK
Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 305:F813-20. 2013..Muscle damage should therefore be considered a risk factor for AKI when performing exercise in hot environments. ..
- Benefits of exercise in rheumatoid arthritisJennifer K Cooney
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, Bangor University, George Building, Holyhead Road, Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 2PZ, UK
J Aging Res 2011:681640. 2011..Understanding the perceptions of RA patients and health professionals to exercise is key to patients initiating and adhering to effective exercise training...
- Nandrolone decanoate as anabolic therapy in chronic kidney disease: a randomized phase II dose-finding studyJamie H Macdonald
School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, University of Wales Bangor, Bangor, UK
Nephron Clin Pract 106:c125-35. 2007..In patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) receiving adequate erythropoietin therapy, the ideal dose of nandrolone decanoate (ND) to enhance muscle mass is not known...
- Does proteinuria-inducing physical activity increase biomarkers of acute kidney injury?Naushad A Junglee
College of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Bangor University, George Building, Bangor, Wales, LL57 2PZ, UK
Kidney Blood Press Res 36:278-89. 2012..We sought to determine if an acute kidney injury biomarker, neutrophil gelatinaseassociated lipocalin (NGAL), would be up-regulated by high-intensity proteinuria-inducing exercise...
- An appraisal of rehabilitation regimes used for improving functional outcome after total hip replacement surgeryTosan Okoro
School of Medical Sciences SMS School of Sport Health and Exercise Science SSHES, Bangor University, Penrallt Road, Bangor LL57 2AS, UK
Sports Med Arthrosc Rehabil Ther Technol 4:5. 2012..Studies of early home-based regimes featuring PRT with long term follow up are needed to address the problems currently associated with rehabilitation following THR...