G Atkinson

Summary

Affiliation: Loughborough University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Science and cycling: current knowledge and future directions for research
    Greg Atkinson
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, UK
    J Sports Sci 21:767-87. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of music on work-rate distribution during a cycling time trial
    G Atkinson
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Leicestershire, UK
    Int J Sports Med 25:611-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint The relevance of melatonin to sports medicine and science
    Greg Atkinson
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK
    Sports Med 33:809-31. 2003
  4. doi request reprint The effectiveness of hand cooling at reducing exercise-induced hyperthermia and improving distance-race performance in wheelchair and able-bodied athletes
    Victoria Goosey-Tolfrey
    Research Institute for Health and Social Change, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Manchester Metropolitan University, MMU Cheshire, Alsager, UK
    J Appl Physiol 105:37-43. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The validity and reliability of intestinal temperature during intermittent running
    Nicholas Gant
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1926-31. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The effects of single and repeated bouts of soccer-specific exercise on salivary IgA
    Vahid Sari-Sarraf
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Henry Cotton Campus, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Arch Oral Biol 52:526-32. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Exercise as a synchroniser of human circadian rhythms: an update and discussion of the methodological problems
    Greg Atkinson
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Henry Cotton Campus, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 99:331-41. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Rectal temperature, distal sweat rate, and forearm blood flow following mild exercise at two phases of the circadian cycle
    Jim Waterhouse
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Chronobiol Int 24:63-85. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Jet lag: trends and coping strategies
    Jim Waterhouse
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, Liverpool L3 2ET, UK
    Lancet 369:1117-29. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Distribution of power output during cycling: impact and mechanisms
    Greg Atkinson
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, England
    Sports Med 37:647-67. 2007

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Science and cycling: current knowledge and future directions for research
    Greg Atkinson
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, UK
    J Sports Sci 21:767-87. 2003
    ..Given the prevalence of stage racing in professional cycling, more research into the influence of nutrition on repeated bouts of exercise performance and training is required...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of music on work-rate distribution during a cycling time trial
    G Atkinson
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Leicestershire, UK
    Int J Sports Med 25:611-5. 2004
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  3. ncbi request reprint The relevance of melatonin to sports medicine and science
    Greg Atkinson
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK
    Sports Med 33:809-31. 2003
    ..It is unknown whether melatonin plays a role in some exercise training-related problems such as amenorrhoea and over-training syndrome...
  4. doi request reprint The effectiveness of hand cooling at reducing exercise-induced hyperthermia and improving distance-race performance in wheelchair and able-bodied athletes
    Victoria Goosey-Tolfrey
    Research Institute for Health and Social Change, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Manchester Metropolitan University, MMU Cheshire, Alsager, UK
    J Appl Physiol 105:37-43. 2008
    ..05). In conclusion, extraction of heat through the hands was effective in lowering T(ac) in both groups and improving 3-km performance in the AB athletes and trends toward positive gains for the 1-km performance times of the WA group...
  5. ncbi request reprint The validity and reliability of intestinal temperature during intermittent running
    Nicholas Gant
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1926-31. 2006
    ..Therefore, in two investigations, we examined the validity and reliability of Tint during prolonged intermittent shuttle running...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effects of single and repeated bouts of soccer-specific exercise on salivary IgA
    Vahid Sari-Sarraf
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Henry Cotton Campus, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Arch Oral Biol 52:526-32. 2007
    ..Athletes frequently train with a short time recovery between sessions. The present aim was to establish how salivary IgA is altered following two soccer-specific intermittent exercise bouts performed on the same day...
  7. ncbi request reprint Exercise as a synchroniser of human circadian rhythms: an update and discussion of the methodological problems
    Greg Atkinson
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Henry Cotton Campus, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 99:331-41. 2007
    ..An alternative explanation may involve exercise-induced hyperthermia. Moreover, it is perplexing why exercise should have a different phase response curve to light, given that humans are diurnally active...
  8. ncbi request reprint Rectal temperature, distal sweat rate, and forearm blood flow following mild exercise at two phases of the circadian cycle
    Jim Waterhouse
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Chronobiol Int 24:63-85. 2007
    ..The results support our "heat-gain/heat-loss modes" hypothesis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Jet lag: trends and coping strategies
    Jim Waterhouse
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, Liverpool L3 2ET, UK
    Lancet 369:1117-29. 2007
    ..The results form the rationale for advice to travellers flying in different directions and crossing several time zones. Finally, there is an account of the main problems that remain unresolved...
  10. ncbi request reprint Distribution of power output during cycling: impact and mechanisms
    Greg Atkinson
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, England
    Sports Med 37:647-67. 2007
    ..How all this information is assimilated by the different regions of the brain is not known at present...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of melatonin on the thermoregulatory responses to intermittent exercise
    Greg Atkinson
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    J Pineal Res 39:353-9. 2005
    ..Whether such effects improve endurance athletic performance in hot conditions remains to be confirmed. Our data also suggest that postexercise systolic hypotension is more marked after ingestion of melatonin...
  12. pmc Elevation in cerebral blood flow velocity with aerobic fitness throughout healthy human ageing
    Philip N Ainslie
    Department of Physiology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Physiol 586:4005-10. 2008
    ..The persistence of this finding in older endurance-trained men may therefore help explain why there is a lower risk of cerebrovascular disease in this population...
  13. ncbi request reprint The circadian rhythm of core temperature: origin and some implications for exercise performance
    Jim Waterhouse
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Chronobiol Int 22:207-25. 2005
    ..Understanding the circadian rhythm of core temperature may reduce potential hazards due to the time of day when exercise is performed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Diurnal variation in cycling performance: influence of warm-up
    Greg Atkinson
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    J Sports Sci 23:321-9. 2005
    ..Diurnal variation in cycling performance is, therefore, relatively robust to some external and behavioural factors...
  15. doi request reprint The acute post-exercise response of blood pressure varies with time of day
    Helen Jones
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, Webster Street, Liverpool L3 2ET, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:481-9. 2008
    ..We conclude that the acutely hypotensive effects following 30 min of steady state exercise are less marked in the morning, probably because the exercise-mediated decrease in peripheral resistance is not as apparent at this time of day...
  16. pmc Exercise, energy balance and the shift worker
    Greg Atkinson
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Sports Med 38:671-85. 2008
    ..We present a model of the various behavioural and biological factors relevant to exercise and energy balance during shift work as a framework for future research...
  17. doi request reprint Twenty-five years of sport performance research in the Journal of Sports Sciences
    Alan Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    J Sports Sci 26:413-26. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Exercise-induced cardiac troponin T release: a meta-analysis
    Robert Shave
    Centre for Sports Medicine and Human Performance, Brunel University, Uxbridge, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:2099-106. 2007
    ..Release of cTnT has been demonstrated in several small studies after endurance exercise. The purpose of this study was to explore, using a meta-analytic approach, the incidence of postexercise cTnT release after endurance exercise...
  19. ncbi request reprint Diurnal variation in temperature, mental and physical performance, and tasks specifically related to football (soccer)
    Thomas Reilly
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Chronobiol Int 24:507-19. 2007
    ..While causal links cannot be established in these experiments, the results indicate that the diurnal variation of some aspects of football performance is affected by factor(s) other than body temperature alone...
  20. ncbi request reprint Acute changes in cardiovascular function during the onset period of daytime sleep: comparison to lying awake and standing
    Mohammad Zaregarizi
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Henry Cotton Campus, Liverpool John Moores Univ, Liverpool L3 2ET, UK
    J Appl Physiol 103:1332-8. 2007
    ..05). Our findings suggest that the period between lights out and sleep onset is associated with the largest acute reduction in blood pressure during one afternoon siesta...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of time of day and distance upon accuracy and consistency of throwing darts
    Benjamin Edwards
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    J Sports Sci 25:1531-8. 2007
    ..Throwing darts can be used as a model for investigating factors that influence motor performance, and our results indicate that the effects of time of day upon performance depend upon the relative importance of force and accuracy...
  22. pmc Relationships between sleep, physical activity and human health
    Greg Atkinson
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, Webster Street, Liverpool L3 2ET, UK
    Physiol Behav 90:229-35. 2007
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint The effects of changing pace on metabolism and stroke characteristics during high-speed breaststroke swimming
    Kevin G Thompson
    School of Sport, Physical Education and Recreation, University of Wales Institute Cardiff, Cyncoed Campus, Cardiff CF23 6XD
    J Sports Sci 22:149-57. 2004
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  24. ncbi request reprint The dangers of reporting spurious regression to the mean
    Alan Nevill
    J Sports Sci 22:800-2. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Seasonal rhythms and exercise
    Greg Atkinson
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, Webster Street, Liverpool L3 2ET, UK
    Clin Sports Med 24:e25-34, xii-xiii. 2005
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  26. ncbi request reprint The relationship between baseline blood pressure and magnitude of postexercise hypotension
    Greg Atkinson
    J Hypertens 23:1271-2; author reply 1272-3. 2005
  27. ncbi request reprint Reliability of maximal muscle force and voluntary activation as markers of exercise-induced muscle damage
    James Peter Morton
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, 15 21 Webster Street, Liverpool, L3 2ET, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 94:541-8. 2005
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Transient changes in the pattern of food intake following a simulated time-zone transition to the east across eight time zones
    Jim Waterhouse
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Chronobiol Int 22:299-319. 2005
    ..However, these changes are generally transient and are only weakly linked to the sensation of jet lag...
  29. ncbi request reprint Mathematical constants that vary?
    Greg Atkinson
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1822; author reply 1823. 2005
  30. ncbi request reprint Measuring phase shifts in humans following a simulated time-zone transition: agreement between constant routine and purification methods
    Jim Waterhouse
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Chronobiol Int 22:829-58. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Food intake in healthy young adults: effects of time pressure and social factors
    Jim Waterhouse
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Science, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Chronobiol Int 22:1069-92. 2005
    ..quot; These findings might be relevant to some problems faced by the workforce, in general, and by night workers, in particular...
  32. ncbi request reprint Reactivity of ambulatory blood pressure to physical activity varies with time of day
    Helen Jones
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool L3 2ET, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 47:778-84. 2006
    ..485), medication use, age, and sex (P>0.350). In conclusion, under conditions of normal living, the reactivity of BP and HR to a given unit change in activity is highest in the morning and shows a secondary rise in the afternoon...
  33. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular function immediately following prolonged exercise: A meta-analysis
    Natalie Middleton
    Centre for Sports Medicine and Human Performance, Brunel University, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:681-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this meta-analysis was to quantify all data fulfilling the specified inclusion criteria, examining the short-term effect of prolonged endurance exercise on left ventricular function...
  34. ncbi request reprint Chronobiological considerations for exercise and heart disease
    Greg Atkinson
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, UK
    Sports Med 36:487-500. 2006
    ..Nevertheless, it is unclear whether time of day alters the risk of a cardiac event occurring during spontaneous physical activity performed by individuals with established risk factors for heart disease...
  35. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with food intake in passengers on long-haul flights
    Jim Waterhouse
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, 15 21 Webster Street, Liverpool, UK
    Chronobiol Int 23:985-1007. 2006
    ..They also have implications for airlines wishing to provide food that is acceptable to passengers and for those providing meals for night workers...
  36. ncbi request reprint Could the correlation between maximal oxygen uptake and "ECONOMY" be spurious?
    Greg Atkinson
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1242-3; author reply 1244. 2003